Signal Ensemble Theatre

In the fall of 2002, Chris co-founded Signal Ensemble Theatre with playwright and director Ronan Marra and actor and musician Joseph Stearns. For the first five seasons, he was a co-artistic director. He appeared in Much Ado About Nothing (Benedick), Catch-22 (Chaplain), Waiting for Godot (Estragon), the world premiere of Landslide (Chris), She Stoops to Conquer (Marlow), The Zoo Story (Jerry) and Hamlet (Hamlet). He also directed two Jeff Award-nominated productions, Conor McPherson’s The Weir and Jon Marans’s Old Wicked Songs.


  • Learning to Fly (world premiere)
  • Much Ado About Nothing


  • Catch-22
  • Waiting for Godot
  • Landslide (world premiere)


  • Waiting for Godot
  • Seascape
  • She Stoops to Conquer


  • The Dumb Waiter / The Zoo Story
  • Closer
  • The Weir
  • Hamlet


  • Fool for Love
  • Old Wicked Songs
  • 1776

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