The first three months of the year see some new choreographic commissions and performance opportunities in the UK and abroad.
The newly renovated St. James Theatre, in Victoria, London, will present Andrew Lloyd Webber’s ‘Tell Me on a Sunday’ with Marti Webb. The choreography for the first half is Chris’ first project of the year. The show will run from January 7th -12th, 2014. Tickets and more info - https://www.stjamestheatre.co.uk/events/tell-me-on-a-sunday/
For Ballet Central’s 2014 tour Chris will choreograph his fourth work for the company. Set to the music of Rodgers & Hammerstein this years piece will be a re-working of the Dream Ballet from the much-loved musical ‘Carousel’. It will premiere at the EM Forster Theatre in Tonbridge on March 22nd, 2014. Info here - http://www.balletcentral.co.uk/
As a dancer Chris’ next performances will be with the Michael Clark Company. Chris’ last shows with this company were in summer 2008 at the Lincoln Center Festival in New York. This year Chris will perform with the company in Budapest on March 6th & 7th, then in Paris on March 11th. Company website - http://www.michaelclarkcompany.com/
Chris’ relationship with Ballet Black continues as the Company continue to tour his previous narrative work ‘War Letters’ in Italy and Bermuda this month, and for their 2014 season Chris will create a new 20-minute ballet. This will open at the ROH Linbury season from February 25th, 2014 and will be set to a score of Tchaikovsky and Ravel http://balletblack.co.uk/