Chris holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from The University of Victoria in Theatre and studied Musical Theatre in New York with Circle in the Square Theater School. He is a two time Ovation Award Winner. Chris got his start teaching and directing at UBC for their Summer Musical Theatre classes, teaching 6-16 year olds everything from Musical Theatre to Acting to Improv. For the Lindbjerg Academy Chris has directed Mulan, High School Musical, Legally Blonde, Suessical, The Lion King, Honk, & Aladdin. He was also the director of the award winning Bring On Tomorrow Co production of 13: The Musical at the Waterfront Theatre. As an actor, Chris has performed on some of Canada’s best stages, including playing Charlie Brown in You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown at the Globe Theatre, touring with Axis Theatre in the National Tour of The Number 14, and performing at the Kay Meek in Little Women the Musical last Christmas.
Nicol is a Vancouver based performer and choreographer. Choreography highlights include The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (Snapshots Collective), Annie (Align Entertainment) Cinderella (Theatre Under the Stars). Enron (United Players), Legally Blonde (Align Entertainment), Mary Poppins of which she won an Ovation award for Outstanding Choreography. (Theatre Under the Stars), 13: The Musical (Bring on Tomorrow Co.). Nicol recently won an Ovation Award for Outstanding Choreography for her work in Cinderella with Theatre Under the Stars.
Upcoming: Rock of Ages (Renegade) and Mamma Mia (Chemainus Theatre).