During his time with Brooklyn Acting Lab, Chris served a year as Managing Director, directed Seussical Jr., assistant directed both Into the Woods Jr. and the Musical Spring Showcase 2018, assistant stage managed Alice in Wonderland Jr., and has taught numerous after-school residencies and play-in-day programming. A member of the Educational Theatre Association, he has also taught classes and/or directed productions with Inside Broadway, New York Film Academy’s Musical Theatre Conservatory, TexARTS, AMDA’s High School Summer Conservatory, 92nd Street Y, Kidville, Camp Broadway, The Boys and Girls Club, the Putney School Summer Program, and Lifetime Arts. He’s a current member of New York City Arts In Education Roundtable, serving on the teaching artist affairs committee, and just completed his M.S.ED. in Educational Theatre at The City College of New York. He’s also the current managing director of Theatre Now New York. There, he’s produced three musical productions and two years of SOUND BITES, a festival of 10-minute musicals. As an actor, his national tour credits include: Broadway Christmas Wonderland & The Berenstain Bears Live! Select regional theatre credits include: It Shoulda Been You at Gretna Theatre, Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka (Willy Wonka) Plaza Theatrical Productions, All Shook Up at La Comedia Dinner Theatre, Fiddler on the Roof at Westchester Broadway Theatre, Bye Bye Birdie at Weathervane Theater. A proud SAG-AFTRA member, he’s used stand-in and background work to gain on set experience on over 60 different TV/Film projects in NYC. He graduated from Pace University in 2012 with a BFA in Musical Theatre, BA in Theatre Arts Directing, and a Dance minor.
Seussical Jr. Director