As an emerging theatre artist in my twenties, I never planned to spend my career in Detroit. I never dreamed of devoting my life to teenage actors... Read more →
Rick Sperling has been a dynamic force for youth and arts in Detroit for more than twenty five years. As founder of the internationally-acclaimed Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit, he was named a 2008 Michiganian of the Year by the Detroit News for “inspiring self-discipline, a sense of teamwork and high personal standards in thousands of Metro Detroit children.” As a result of his work with Mosaic, Rick has also received the Detroit Free Press award for Lifetime Achievement in Theatre.
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