Raymond Chai has worked in television, musical theatre and classical ballet and has performed professionally with the National Ballet of Portugal. His musical theatre credits include work for the Royal Shakespeare Company, London Palladium, Royal National Theatre and Theatre Royal and he has also choreographed for the UK television show, Auf Wiedersehen Pet. Other choreographic commissions include work for Ballet Black, National Ballet of Portugal and Hong Kong Ballet. Raymond has been guest teacher for many professional companies including Matthew Bourne's New Adventures, Richard Alston Dance Company, Hong Kong Ballet, Akram Khan, English National Ballet and Rambert Dance Company. He teaches professional Ballet at DanceWorks is Ballet lecturer for London Contemporary Dance School and Ballet Master for Ballet Black.
Recently Raymond has been invited as guest teacher and choreographer by the Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts. He premiered his full length production of The Sleeping Beauty with great success in Malaysia last year,
Raymond Chai was awarded Master’s degree in Dance Technique Pedagogy by Middlesex University an outstanding achievement and a true testament to the calibre of this remarkable teacher.