(Director, Debut) is a producer, director, actor, fight choreographer and educator who has taught theatre arts at the University of Minnesota, Bennington College, Montclair State University, West Point Military Academy, SUNY New Paltz, Manhattan Theater Club, Creative Arts Team, and the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival. Most recently he was the Associate Artistic Director and Director of Education and Founding Director for the Professional Acting Apprentice Training at the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival in Cold Spring, NY. Directing credits include: How to Break at The National Theatre of Norway, HERE Arts Center – NYC, The Hip Hop Theater Festival-NYC, Collective Consciousness – New Haven, CT, and the Oregon Shakespeare Festival; I Have Before Me A Remarkable Document Given To Me By A Young Lady From Rwanda at Vermont Stage Co.; Shakespeare The Remix at Capital Repertory Theater; Master Harold…and the boys at St. Michael’s Playhouse; Seven Guitars and Arcadia at Nevada Conservatory Theatre, Love/Sick at Half Moon Theater, Othello, The Three Musketeers, Romeo and Juliet, Around the World in 80 Days, Hamlet, A Winter’s Tale, A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Much Ado About Nothing, with the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival. Chris is also the founding Artistic Director for Point of Entry Theatre in New York City. He attended the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and the University of Minnesota in association with the Guthrie Theater and currently splits his time between Las Vegas, NV and Hoosick Falls, NY.