Ryan is a writer and performer living in New York.
He grew up acting in summer stock theatre in the Berkshires/Tri-State area.
He holds a BFA in Acting from Post of Long Island University where his studies focused on physical theatre; specifically The Suzuki Method and Viewpoints.
Ryan devised a one person performance piece; an autobiographical choreopoem entitled
What Happens To Boys In Chelsea. He has performed in and around New York including Theatre Row, Club Cumming, and New York's LGBTQ Center.
In October 2020, Ryan performed the work in Prospect Park with Spin Cycle NYC where he raised funds for the Lavender Rights Project; a nonprofit organization providing legal aid to the LGBTQ+ community in Tacoma, Washington.
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