(b Manchester, 31 Mar. 1973)
He trained at the Royal Ballet School and graduated into English National Ballet in 1992, becoming soloist in 1996. He began creating workshop ballets in 1992 and created his work for ENB in 1997. In the same year he left to first become a freelance choreographer. His works include The Nutcracker (2002) and Trapeze (mus. Prokofiev, 2003) for ENB, Romeo and Juliet (mus. Prokofiev, 2003) and Cinderella (2007) both for Royal New Zealand Ballet, and Giselle (2007) for National Theatre of Prague.
http://www.christopherhampson.com Choreographer's official website