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  • Christa Scott-Reed

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    Christa Scott-Reed

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    Christa Scott-Reed is a professional actor and director. Her Off-Broadway directing credits include C.S. Lewis' The Great Divorce (also a National Tour, traveling to 27 cities), Robert Bolt’s A Man for All Seasons starring Michael Countryman and Carolyn McCormick, and the first New York revival of William Nicholson's Shadowlands, starring Daniel Gerroll and Robin Abramson. She directed Will Eno's Thom Pain (based on nothing), starring Trent Dawson, for Katonah Classic Stage where she is an Artistic Associate. Christa has directed multiple virtual/new media presentations which have collectively received over 100,000 views. As an actor, Christa has performed in over 50 professional theatre productions including Broadway, Off-Broadway, Regional Theatre, and a National Tour. She has performed at Second Stage, Atlantic Theatre Company, Manhattan Theatre Club, Irish Repertory Theatre, New World Stages, Keen Company, Mint Theatre Company, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, The Old Globe, Actors Theatre of Louisville, Paper Mill Playhouse, Bucks County Playhouse, Two River Theatre Company, TheatreWorks, Barrington Stage, and dozens more. Christa's acting credits also include film, TV, commercials and voiceovers and include roles on FBI, The Marvelous Mrs. MaiselThe Good Fight, Madam Secretary, The Other Two, Elementary, 30 Rock, Gossip Girl, Law and Order: SVU, and more. Christa is the Literary Manager for Fellowship for Performing Arts and privately coaches professional actors. Christa is a member of SAG-AFTRA, AEA, and SDC.


    Degrees Held

    MFA, Acting, National Theatre Conservatory; BA, Theatre (cum laude), Whitman College


    Professional Affiliation

    Christa is a member of Actors Equity Association, SAG-AFTRA, and the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society. 


    Current Courses

    Audition Lab 2
    TDRU 4358, Fall 2022

    Future Courses

    Audition Lab
    TDRU 4352, Spring 2023

    Past Courses

    Audition Lab
    TDRU 4352, Spring 2022

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