Chris is Senior Editor at Oberon Books and formerly the Literary Manager of the Royal Court Theatre.
He was previously Deputy Literary Manager of the National Theatre for six years.
He has translated plays by Philippe Minyana, David Lescot, Rémi de Vos, Adeline Picault, Magali Mougel, Launcelot Hamelin, Frédéric Blanchette, Catherine-Anne Toupin and Fabrice Roger-Lacan for The National, The Almeida, The Donmar, The Traverse, The Birmingham Rep and The Young Vic among others.
His translation of Right Now was co-produced in 2016 by the Traverse, Bush and Ustinov theatres. In 2017, Oberon Books published a collection of his contemporary French translations and his translation of Suzy Storck was produced at the Gate Theatre, Notting Hill.
In 2014 he was appointed Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the French government.