Christopher Hamilton has had an illustrious 40 year career in community theatre as a performer, director, set designer, set builder and stage manager.
One incident illustrates his superb talent. When the Orange Theatre Company was about to perform Sweeney Todd - three days before opening their Sweeney had an accident on stage and damaged his spleen. Christopher was called at 2am in the morning. The next morning he was in Orange and learnt the role in time for an opening night performance described as a triumph.