Appeared at PRT as Steve in “BECKY’S NEW CAR” , Phil in “FUDDY MEERS”, Nick in “THE TIME OF YOUR LIFE”, The Colonel in “THE HASTY HEART” as well as Leo in “THE BLUE DAHLIA”, and as Dr. Nakamura (the Japanese gangster), in “HAPPY END”. He recently appeared in a successful extended run of “THE 39 STEPS” at Ensemble Theatre of Santa Barbara. Other Los Angeles Credits include: Ray in David Harrower’s “Blackbird” at CalRep, Nicholas Caton-Smith in “NEVER LAND” written and directed by Phyllis Nagy at Rogue Machine Theatre, Arthur Rudolph, George Wallace, and Jules Verne in Nancy Keystone’s “APOLLO” at Portland Center Stage, the original production of “APOLLO” in the first season of the Kirk Douglas Theatre (CTG) in Culver City, ”WAR MUSIC”; at the Geffen Playhouse, and the original Echo Theatre Co production at LATC, and “THURSDAY” by Adam Bock with the Echo Theatre Co.
NYC and Regional Theatre
NYC and Regional theatre includes “WALKING THE DEAD” at Circle Rep, “PAINTED RAIN” and “PYSCHONEUROTIC PHANTASIES” at Playwrights Horizons, “MARVINS ROOM” at Minetta Lane Theatre, “ROMEO & JULIET” at The NY Public, “MARVINS ROOM” at Seattle Rep and The Kennedy Center, “PRESENT LAUGHTER” at Baltimore Center Stage, 3 seasons at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre Center , “INNOCENTS CRUSADE” by Keith Reddin at The Long Wharf, as well as productions of “THE HOSTAGE”, “YOU NEVER CAN TELL”, and “THE FOREIGNER”
Film and TV of note: New Line Cinema’s ANNABELLE with Alfre Woodard and Annabelle Wallis, CBS Mini-Series BELLA MAFIA with James Marsden and the feature film DOGFIGHT with River Phoenix and Lily Taylor Chris was recently featured in the short film “SUNNYSLOPE” and the independent feature “OUTSIDE SALES”, and the Web Series “Lien On Me’ as the smarmy real estate agent Jeb Panache.
Chris also teaches acting as Adjunct Professor of Acting/Theatre at California State University Long Beach.