Richard Payton (Mortimer) Ris so very happy to make his Flint Rep debut in this groundbreaking production. He has been performing professionally in the metro Detroit area for the past fifteen years. Richard earned his BFA in musical theatre from Syracuse University. He has performed at many other theaters in the area including Two Muses, Planet Ant, Open Book, Magenta Giraffe, Slipstream, Theatre Nova, Tipping Point, Detroit Mercy Theatre Company, Detroit’s City Theatre and Music Hall.