As a Co-Artistic Director of Fledgling Theatre Company, Chris has led the development of its new writing program through two development seasons and established two development ensembles – the original London ensemble and the most recent Sydney creative team. He has worked on theatre education programs, directing productions for youth with behavioural issues (gang violence, drug crime, juvenile detention) as well as directorial work for Fledgling Theatre Company in London and numerous short film projects. He has directed the debut double bill of Fledgling Theatre Company’s RATS: Moonshine/Dirt at the Old 505 Theatre in 2016 and most recently directed the Sydney run of Modern Jesus at The Depot Theatre.
Chris will direct Fledgling Theatre Company’s next Sydney production ‘Appropriation‘, written by Paul Gilchrist.
Wed 17 Apr 2019 – Sat 27 Apr 2019 at Studio Blueprint, Surry Hills, Sydney.
Photos from previous works
Chris is also Co-Artistic Director of Bar’d Work, a new company specialising in short, sharp Shakespeare in Sydney pubs. Bard Work’s debut production premieres the famous comedy Much Ado About Nothing as part of the inaugural Shakesbeer Sessions in Sydney pubs from 22nd Feb – 24th March 2019.