Christopher Hamilton has appeared in many musicals and plays in both professional and community theatre. They include roles alongside Jon English, in the timeless adventure “THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE” (1984-85) and again in “PARIS” (2008). He received critical acclaim for his portrayal of Pancrazio in “THE VENETIAN TWINS” (1985), one of Australia’s best-loved musicals.
Christopher has toured nationally and internationally in Melvyn Morrow’s “A SONG TO SING O!” and recently completed a season of Morrow’s new play “VICE”.
For five years he was guest soloist with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra for the ABC’s popular Family Concerts. He sang a wide variety of music including opera, operetta, Gilbert & Sullivan and narrated the ever popular “PETER AND THE WOLF”.
Some of his favourite—and highly acclaimed—roles have been Roger de Bris in “THE PRODUCERS” (2009), Javert in “LES MISÉRABLES” (1994 & 2001), King Arthur in “SPAMALOT” (2001), Todd in “SWEENEY TODD” and Charles Makin in “THE HATPIN” (2010).