Born and raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Chris VanDenhende has been dancing his entire life. Training: hometown studios and Tulsa Ballet. In 2009, Chris fell in love with musical theater and moved to the bright lights of NYC. Credits include Trouble a Rock Musical at NYMF; Stiletto Entertainment, Holland America Cruise Line (dance); Chicago the Musical tour. Chris is thrilled and honored to be a part of the iconic piece of Americana that is Dirty Dancing. He thanks his family and friends for their unwavering support and encouragement. Instagram: @ChrisVanNYC.