AMDA Faculty since: 2018
Chris has taught musical theatre, acting, and has directed over twenty educational theatre productions with organizations such as: Inside Broadway, The New York Film Academy, TexARTS, AMDA's High School Summer Conservatory, 92nd Street Y, Kidville, Brooklyn Acting Lab, KJK Productions, and Camp Broadway. He's produced and managed six off-Broadway productions, including SOUND BITES, an annual festival of ten-minute musicals. For his work producing short musicals, he was invited to adjudicate the Samuel French Off-Off-Broadway Short Play Festival twice.
As an actor he has performed professionally in many regional and touring houses around the country. He performed in the national tour of Broadway Christmas Wonderland and The Berenstain Bears Live!, as well as the off-Broadway production of Pinkalicious: The Musical. Regionally, he has performed at Gretna Theatre, Westchester Broadway Theatre, Weathervane Theater, La Comedia Dinner Theatre, St. Bart's Players, Duke's Eye Productions, and Plaza Theatrical Productions. He has been a SAG-AFTRA member since 2011, with experience in over sixty TV and film projects as featured background, photo double, and stand-in.
B.F.A., Music Theatre, Pace University
B.A., Theatre Arts Directing, Pace University
M.S., Educational Theatre, City College of New York