Composer, lyricist Chris Curtis’ musical Chaplin, played on Broadway and was nominated for eight Outer Critics Circle Awards including 'Best Musical' and 'Best Score'. Chaplin was also nominated for 6 Drama Desk Awards. Chaplin will open in Russia, Brazil and Germany starting Fall 2013 and will tour the U.S. in 2014.
As a singer/songwriter, Chris has performed internationally, with such artists as Stevie Wonder. He has co-written songs with BMG recording artist Matt Zarley. Their song "Change Begins With Me" was #1 on the Eurochart in Europe for four weeks.
Chris scored and sang the theme songs for the Discovery Channel programs "A Wedding Story", "Travelers", and "On the Inside", and the theme for Trimark Pictures' film “The Break" starring Martin Sheen. Chris was signed to the Songwriter Development Program at Walt Disney Feature Animation after CHAPLIN was chosen to be showcased in the Disney/ASCAP workshop. Chris is a member of the ASCAP and the Dramatists Guild.
Chris is writing the songs for two upcoming animated features for Dreamworks.