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Christopher ShelleyCelebrantIlluminating Ceremonies

Chris Shelley turns the traditional wedding ceremony on its head. Nobody creates hilarious, personalized, couple-specific love stories like Chris. Since 2011, he has been using his theatrical training and years of performing experience to captivate wedding guests, pulling off a unique kind of magic trick in the process. Chris a Certified Life-Cycle Celebrant and author of the book 'Best. Ceremony. Ever.', published by The Countryman Press/W.W. Norton. He performs ceremonies through his company Illuminating Ceremonies. Chris is also available to Emcee events, offering both perfect timing and time-management skills. Chris has officiated weddings on The Rachael Ray Show several times. He lives primarily in New York City, where he is on the board of the New York Chapter of the National Speakers Association.

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