(Writer of ‘Book’ and Lyrics, Director & Producer)
Chris is a serial product developer having been part of the team that created free-if in-credit banking in the 80s, and in the 90s created a mortgage lending company for Legal & General. He has also been a Head of Maths in Colchester and holds two patents to his name. He is a writer (see www.Ubsdell.com) and in 2014 produced a play, short film and documentary that completed and told the story of Jane Austen’s last unfinished novel ‘Sanditon’.
In 2015 he wrote the musical “Auditions” which premiered at The Headgate Theatre, Colchester, which has now, with the help of some amazing Suffolk based musicians, been transformed into “Guardian Angels”. The studio recordings of the 21 original songs became a CD released on 23rd May 2016 available for purchase at The New Wolsey Theatre, and shortly from all digital media providers including iTunes and Amazon. Chris lives in Colchester.