Chris Curtis' is a contemporary composer/ lyricist from NYC. He wrote songs for the Pearl studio/Netflix animated feature "Over The Moon" directed by Oscar winning Disney Animator Glen Keane

His 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. The newly produced version of Chaplin has played in Russia, Brazil, Germany, Israel, Belgium, Holland, Czech Republic and will open London in 2022.  His new musical Man Upon the Wall is being developed and workshopped in New York and he is also writing music and co-writing lyrics for a contemporary re-imagining of Jean Renoir's French Can Can that is being produced for the West End in London.

He has also scored for Film/Television including programs on NBC and Discovery Channel .


He holds the distinction of being selected for the Walt Disney Animation songwriter program and the Pearl Studio artists in residence program in Shanghai. He studied music at The New England Conservatory and the Juilliard School.