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ABOUT

"A warm wave of perfect harmony."

- OnStage Blog, reviewing Haunted Train

Chris is a first-generation American songwriter & playwright.
He enjoys coffee, wool socks and animated films.

Also a first-generation college student,

he graduated from Northwestern University,

where he studied dramatic writing,

directed a few shows, performed in a few shows,

music directed and sang in an a cappella group

and wrote for the annual Waa-Mu Show.

He currently works as the Creative Projects Manager for Jeanine Tesori's studio, Siena Music.

His musicals include:

THE POUT-POUT FISH (New Victory/TWUSA; NYT Critic's Pick)

FABLE (2014 NYMF; twice-extended, sold-out run)

THE HAUNTED TRAIN (TFNC, Unmasked)

ECCLESIAZUSAE! (outdoor production with NU L&M). And ATLANTIC, a commission from the American Musical Theatre Project and the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, which was performed at the 2017 Edinburgh Festival to stellar reviews.

 

Currently developing DISCOVERY OF FIRE, a technology musical incorporating aspects of augmented and virtual reality; and FOUNTAIN, a new musical adventure.

He is a proud member of ASCAP, the Dramatists Guild, and the BMI Lehman Engel Advanced Musical Theatre Writing Workshop.

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