APRIL 28 CHRIS AND LISA WIN SHOWDANCE AT KIWI CLASSIC
April 28th is not only Chris' Birthday but also the day that he and dance partner Lisa Jurakovich competed at the Kiwi Classic Dance Competition at he Langham Hotel. They performed a comedic classical pas de deux with the gender roles reversed, Chris was en pointe with the tutu and Lisa played the studly prince. The show was a hit and consequently won first place.
APRIL 20 GOLDEN CARNIE AWARDS
A piece that Chris Choreographed for first time circus performer Miguel Sant'ana is danced and performed at the Wellington Opera House. Miguel is an extremely talented Hand-balancer, capoeira artist and acrobat. He approached Chris to help him consolidate his different skills into a coherent performance. Chris worked with Miguel's strengths and created a beautiful work. Miguel looked and moved amazingly.
APRIL 18 BLACK SWAN FOR CHARITY
Chris performed his NZGT Black Swan performance for the Colour Me Purple Charity Auction event for HELP. The charity supports victims of sexual violence and abuse and provides communities with hotlines, safe havens and outreach programs.
FEB 23 I HAVE PRIDE FOR PROUD