Christopher DeSantis is an NYC based actor. He received his BFA in Drama from NYU Tisch through Playwrights Horizons' studio. He has worked with a wide variety of theatre companies, such as Clubbed Thumb and the New York Neo-Futurists, and a vast array of theatre styles, from devised movement pieces to classical texts. He's also worked with various universities, most recently with Columbia University in an MFA Directing production of Twelfth Night playing Sir Andrew Aguecheek and Antonio. He has performed beyond the borders of the city, working in buildings, barns, and backyards in Middletown CT, the Catskill Mountains, and beyond.
Christopher is an avid musician, having played guitar since childhood, and has performed and generated music for multiple theatre pieces. He's also worked as a director and dramaturg, most recently on Obscure Heroes, a new work written by Lolo Rosado, and it wants an name, a devised movement piece co-directed with Kiara Negroni.
As Phillie in Repetition @ The Secret Theatre
"DeSantis and O’Shea work through these struggles beautifully and you can see the connection that DeVita no doubt spent a good time building..."
- Max Berry, Showtones