Noted theatrical LD Chris Parry has become a US citizen. Born in Manchester, England, the designer has been a California resident for over a decade, teaching at the University of California, San Diego and pursuing a design career on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean. Now he calls the US officially “home”.
The decision, he says, “has been in the back of my mind ever since I first arrived here in 1989 on an `Exchange Scholar' visa to teach at UCSD. That was valid for three years. During