Chris is a writer and performer from Manchester.
Work as a playwright includes There Has Possibly Been an Incident and The Mysteries for the Royal Exchange in Manchester, where he is an Associate Artist, Victory Condition and The Milk of Human Kindness for the Royal Court, Beowulf for the Unicorn and Chorus for The Gate. He has work in development with the Royal Court, Staatstheater Mainz and the National Theatre of Portugal among others.
Chris has an ongoing collaborative relationship with director Rachel Chavkin of New York's TEAM. The first piece they made as writer/performer and director, Confirmation, tours and is produced internationally, as does their second show, Status.
Other work includes The Shape of the Pain, a one-women show with director Rachel Bagshaw/China Plate and The Oh Fuck Moment and I Wish I Was Lonely with post Hannah Jane Walker.
He has also written four plays for Portuguese experimental company Mala Voadora and has worked with many artists including Forest Fringe, Belarus Free Theatre, Slung Low and RashDash.
He was a founding member of Unlimited Theatre and is a member of Live Art/Performance company Third Angel. He plays guitar in Lucy Ellinson's sludge/metal/verbatim politics project #TORYCORE.