Rickey trained at the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA), receiving a place on the
postgraduate course at the Royal Academy of Music, specialising in Musical Direction.
Since graduating Rickey has remained in London working on a number of smaller
productions including Holy Crap, NewsRevue and workshops at the Theatre Royal,
Stratford as well as working on several professional UK and Ireland touring productions,
including Avenue Q, Hairspray and most recently Motown the Musical. Rickey was also the
musical director for the professional European premiere of Little Women the Musical.
Rickey has also worked as vocal coach for a number of clients including Louise Redknapp,
Kevin Clifton, Anton Stephens and Billie Piper.
Rickey was due to start rehearsals for the new 2020 Grease Tour, but unfortunately has had
to be postponed.