Rip most recently appeared in the roles of Paul Vanderbloom and the policeman in "Too Soon For Daisies". He directed the June 2013 production of "The Runner Stumbles". He directed "Between Mouthfuls" and "A Talk in the Park" from Sir Alan Ayckbourn's cycle of 1-act plays "Confusions". He directed Pasture Prime Players first musical, "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown" in 2012. He appeared in the inaugural production by Pasture Prime Players, "Bell, Book and Candle" in the role of Shepherd Henderson and directed PPP's second production, "A Hotel on Marvin Gardens." As an award winning Town Crier for hire, Rip has been all over the map. As an actor/director he has been most recently seen in Stageloftís The Diary of Anne Frank, Guys and Dolls, The Spiderís Web and The Doo Wop Murders. He recently directed for the Bradley Theaterís Playwright Festival. Rip will be moving to the sunny climes of Florida and will be greatly missed by Pasture Prime.