An imagined meeting between Shakespeare and the Jesuit martyr Edmund Campion.
Chris played the sharp-tongued Beatrice in an “original practices” production for the Illinois Shakespeare Festival.
Chris starred as Ned, Shakespeare’s master interpreter of women, and a Beatrice for the ages, at Illinois Shakes.
Chris played the young Claudio, sentenced to death for getting his fiancé with child, in Martha Henry’s production for the Stratford Festival.
Part of the Boar’s Head crew of Falstaff’s followers, Chris played a saturnine (and personally heartbroken) Nim
Chris played the hopelessly inept (yet somehow endearing) suitor Abraham Slender in Frank Galati’s production
The production’s leading men, Vincent L. Lonergan and Shawn Pfautsch, were nominated for Jeff Awards.
Chris played the swashbuckling title outlaw in Scott Lynch-Giddings’s adaptation for Oak Park Festival Theatre.
Chris played the prince in a classical staging for Signal Ensemble Theatre.
Chris’s production for Signal was nominated for three Jeff Citation awards.