A One-of-a-Kind Hypnotic Performer
Fascinated with the power of the human mind and passionate about the performing arts, Chris began his study of hypnosis and underwent formal training in Las Vegas, Nevada where he received Official Certification by the Stage Hypnosis Center (USA.)
The Chris David Comedy Hypnosis show was created to discover new avenues to the imagination and personal expression. Chris David is friendly and fun loving host who knows how to safely manage and entertain groups both small and large!
Actor and Performing Artist
Chris (David) Harder is a trained professional actor for the stage and screen. He received his degree in Theatre from the University of Wisconsin – Parkside and is a Resident Artist with Artists Repertory Theatre and is a member of Actors’ Equity Association, Screen Actors Guild and American Federation of Television and Radio Artists.
Chris has received multiple awards for acting, has toured internationally, and also performed at numerous professional theaters including; Portland Center Stage, Artists Repertory Theatre, CoHo Productions, Profile Theatre, Sojourn Theatre and Third Rail Repertory Theatre.
In film and television he has worked with director Gus Van Sant and stars like Harrison Ford, Timothy Hutton, Ron Livingston and Brendan Fraser.
Professional Educator and Director
Chris is an experienced teaching artist of over fifteen years and was the interim Director of Education at Artists Repertory Theatre (2007.) In addition to his own private adult acting classes, he teaches at; Portland Actors Conservatory, Act Now Studio, Oregon Children’s Theatre, Portland Playhouse and Portland Center Stage.