The Red Shoes (2016/17 tour) - Boris Lermontov, Julian Craster
Chris trained at Laine Theatre Arts, in Epsom. Since joining New Adventures in 2009, his appearances include: “Luca” in Matthew Bourne’s The Car Man – London and UK tour 2014/2015; “The Swan/Stranger” in Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake – London, UK and World tours 2013/14 & 2009/10; co-creating the role of “Leo” in Matthew Bourne’s Sleeping Beauty – London, UK and US tour 2012/13; “Anthony” in Matthew Bourne’s Play Without Words 2012; “The Nutcracker” in Matthew Bourne’s Nutcracker! – London and UK tour 2011/12. As well as appearing in Matthew Bourne’s Christmas, and the recent recordings of Swan Lake 3D and Sleeping Beauty. Previous to this, Chris performed in the 50th Anniversary UK tour of West Side Story and in pantomimes for First Family Entertainment –Wimbledon - and Qdos Entertainment – Birmingham Hippodrome – his home town, where he made his stage debut as “Gavroche” in Les Miserables – UK Tour 1997. Chris was also a series regular as “Charlie Preston” in Peak Practice. Recently, Chris has been assisting artistically with the creation of Ballet Theatre UK’s brand new production of Aladdin.