Currently, Ryan Kasprzak is an assistant choreographer for Smash on NBC and can be seen as the Sun Drop Guy in TV ads for Sun Drop soda. Also serving as the Associate Resident Choreographer and dance captain for the national tour of Billy Elliot, the Musical. Along with his brother, Evan, he has appeared on Fox’s So You Think You Can Dance.
Ryan continues to choreograph and create new work with Parallel Exit: Physical Comedy Theater. Their show Cut to the Chase was nominated for a Drama Desk Award and This Way, That Way prompted the NY Times to say Kasprzak, “can get laughs simply by breathing.” Their comic tap musical Time Step has been seen in New York at the New Victory Theater, Joyce SoHo, Lincoln Center Institute and at the Cos Festival in Spain.
Ryan was nominated for a New York Innovative Theater Award for Outstanding Choreography and served as dance captain for the International Tour of Fosse. Ryan has been honored to work with such legendary entertainers as Gwen Verdon, Ann Reinking, Ben Vereen, and Gregory Hines.