Our senior musical theatre class are working on a Hamilton medley for our end of term performance and tonight, to aid our performance of 'York Town', we welcome Christopher Tendai to our teaching team. What a wonderful opportunity for our students! We are so excited to see what magic he can bring to our performance...
Christopher Tendai is a choreographer and West End performer, and he is currently in Matilda: The Musical. He runs his own dance company called CTC Company, and has a wealth of experience in both Musical Theatre and Commercial. In 2011, Tendai attended the prestigious Urdang Academy, and graduated in 2014 with a BA Honours Degree in Professional Dance and Musical Theatre. Among his theatre credits is performing in In the Willows at the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Hamilton in the West End, Jesus Christ Superstar at the Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre and In the Heights at the King’s Cross Theatre.
On the screen, he appeared as a Dancer in ITV’s Brit Awards, BBC’s The Greatest Dancer, The Feeling, London Olympics, Catfish and the Bottlemen, Fleur East at the Wimbledon Stadium and BBC1’s Strictly Come Dancing.
He has choreographed for various shows on famous venues; Identity for Young Actors Theatre, Hamilton Cast at Westend Eurovision, the UK Tour of Union J, and the Piano Legends National Tour.