Chris Betton - Artstic Director, Generate Theatre Arts
Since completing his degree in Contemporary Theatre and Performance in 2013, Chris has produced work in venues such as London's O2 Arena, Manchester's Lowry Theatre and in mainland Europe. He has also worked on popular programmes such as Hollyoaks and Grange Hill.
Since leaving Poynton Town Council (as the Child Protection and Safeguarding Officer) he has taken Generate from two children in a church hall to hundreds in schools across the region. Chris and his wife Charlotte run Generate Theatre Arts and are parents to their two boys: two-year-old Jesse and new-born Orson.
As of September 2019, Chris is working towards his Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) and Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) and embarking on a career as a full-time teacher.