Resident Choreographer/Assistant to the Director/Alternate Swing
Cristina has been a creative artist and performer in a career that has seen her work in many areas of the entertainment industry. Most recently, she was the Resident Choreographer on Shrek the Musical for the Gordon Frost Organisation.
Cristina is a Green Room Award winner for playing The Havana Girl in the Australian tour of Guys and Dolls. She recently performed as Mary Delgado in Jersey Boys for Newtheatricals, and played Gussie Carnegie in Merrily We Roll Along. Cristina was the Acrobat (understudy to Mrs. Phelps and Mrs. Wormwood) in Matilda The Musical and Emily Waters (understudy to Fran) in Baz Luhrmann's Strictly Ballroom The Musical. Cristina performed in West Side Story, in the role of Consuela (understudy to Anita); the world premiere of Moonshadow, featuring the music of Cat Stevens; A Chorus Line (understudy to Cassie); the Australian tour of The Addams Family (understudy to Morticia); The Production Company's Singin' in the Rain and a South Korean tour of Jekyll and Hyde.
Cristina was the choreographer for Federation University's production of Rent in 2017 and has also been a creative on cruise ships, corporate events, music videos and television. Originally from Mount Gambier, Cristina trained at the University of Ballarat (FedUni) graduating with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music Theatre.