Chris is an actor for stage and film, as well as a singer, musician, and voice-over artist. He is a graduate of Denison University, where he received the David Rounds Theatre Prize for his undergrad work in theatre, and is a proud alumnus of the National Theatre Institute and the Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center in Waterford, CT.
In NYC, Chris worked closely with This is Not a Theatre Company, performing in Readymade Cabaret, Versailles 2015, and 2017's Pool Play (check out the New York Times review!), all of which were written by Charles Mee and Jessie Bear, and directed by Erin Mee. Chris also performed in the debut of the new musical Gilgamesh: A Musical Epic with music and lyrics by Ian Wehrle, book, lyrics, and direction by Peter Petkovsek. Chris Made his NYC Fringe debut in Samsun Knight's Vanishing Point in 2015. Chris also starred in the New York debut of Roast by Amanda Keating.
On screen, Chris starred in the feature length horror film Deliria (2013), as well as the shorts Inked Lines (2014), Breath (2016), and an upcoming short The Remnant (2017). Chris also played opposite Dominican comedian Juan Bago in the Ask Bago webseries.
Regionally, Chris worked with the Pittsburgh Musical Theatre's in their production of Tarzan. Chris also played JD in Heathers: The Musical with The Ringwald Theatre outside Detroit; Henry in Next to Normal with the Senior Repertory Company of Ohio, and spent a summer with Weathervane Playhouse as Warner in Legally Blonde as well as various roles in the ensemble of Singin' in the Rain and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. Chris also played Rosaline in Hudson Shakespeare Company's gender-swapped Love's Labour's Lost, as well as the title role in Arden of Faversham.
Chris, now working in the Pittsburgh area, recently performed in Tarzan with the Pittsburgh Musical Theatre. He also played Lucius Andronicus in Titus Andronicus with Cup-a-Jo Productions.
When Chris isn't performing, he is climbing around on roofs and surveying them with an infrared camera, playing video games, or perusing reddit.
Chris is represented in WV, PA, and OH by The Talent Group in Pittsburgh, PA.
Chris is also an Equity Membership Candidate.
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