• Le Bateau

    Le Bateau

    A music theatre performance solo. All Sounds are acoustic and created on the costume. I created this piece for an outdoor music series in the Music Garden on Toronto’s waterfront.

    Read more »
  • Scaling a Piece for Different Venues

    Scaling a Piece for Different Venues

    Watermusic development

    Read more »
  • Alien Landing Party

    Alien Landing Party

    From Toy Weather

    Read more »
  • The Fisherman

    The Fisherman

    From Toy Weather

    Read more »
  • Life in the Factory

    Life in the Factory

    I designed the belt and had it built in Toronto where the piece was premiered in a larger work called Toy Weather (Lorenz, chaos theory, butterfly effect etc) but

    Read more »
  • C.V.


    Richard Sacks – Percussionist /Composer/Multimedia Artist Tel. 416-807-1980          email: rixax(at) Education: Bachelor of Fine Arts1974 / Master of Music 1976, State University of New York at Stony Brook   Performing as a child actor in NY summer stock theatre, Rick […]

    Read more »
  • 390 Word Theatre Bio

    390 Word Theatre Bio

    Performing as a child actor in summer stock theatre, Rick Sacks then went to high school where he received the best thespian award. He eventually moved into the role of musician in summer stock and in 1976 received his Masters […]

    Read more »
  • Society of the Spectacle

    Society of the Spectacle

    This is an excerpt of “Society pf the Spectacle”. It is inspired by Guy Debord’s book with the same title.
    It’s part of a collection called the Phoenix Variations.

    Read more »