Christopher Radford is from Birmingham and started dancing as a member of ACE Youth. He trained at Northern School of Contemporary Dance receiving a first-class honour. After graduating in 2014, he completed an apprenticeship with Scottish Dance Theatre, internationally touring works by choreographers; Damien Jalet, Anton Lachky, and Fleur Darkin.
Chris then became a freelance artist; performing nationally and internationally with companies including Scottish Dance Theatre, Autin DT, Corey Baker Dance, Heather Walrond Company and ACE dance and music. He has also been involved in research and video development with Extended Play Dance, led by Jamaal Burkmar.
Recently, alongside performing, Chris has been teaching and choreographing on many schools and youth programmes throughout the Midlands. He has been creating his own work with partner Sara Macqueen and has performed at festivals including Birmingham Weekender, BIDF and Fest4all.
Chris teaches regularly for the Centre for Advanced Training scheme, Dance Generation.