Cristen Monson

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Cristen Monson (Director) previously directed A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum for CPT. Other directing credits include The Secret Garden at Prairie Fire Theatre, Annie, Jr., Godspell, Oklahoma R2K and Pirates of Penzance Jr. and two seasons as director for Heartland Theatre’s 10-Minute Play Festival. As co-founder of Nomad Theatre, she has directed several plays for The Art Show and most recently Barricade. Cristen has been seen locally on stage in The Electric Baby, Tribes, Time Stands Still, Gypsy, Urinetown, A Little Night Music, 25th Annual Putman County Spelling Bee and the Evergreen Cemetery Walk as Susan B Anthony and Emily Vecchi Noble. Cristen holds a BA in Acting from The University of Texas at El Paso and an MA in Theater Studies from Illinois State University

Roles

The Show Must Go On!

2020-2021
Anytime - Elegies

Home For The Holidays

2020-2021
“Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree”

Boeing Boeing

2016-2017
Gretchen

A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum, 2018

2018-2019
Director
Stage Construction