BOLD circle Resident director
Christina Baldwin is an actor, singer, writer and director. She has collaborated with Sarah Rasmussen and the Jungle Theater both as an actor and director, and most recently directed their production of Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberly. Christina returned this year to the Jungle to direct Hand to God, and will be back for The Wickhams. She is an advocate of new work and has served as Artistic Associate, music director, creator and performer with The Moving Company. A collaborator with Theatre de la Jeune Lune for nearly 10 years, she co-adapted and performed the title role in their critically-acclaimed touring production of Carmen. She directed Lyric Opera of the North’s Hansel and Gretel for children and schools, and has created opera outreach programs for the young with her sister, Jennifer Baldwin Peden. Christina’s collaborations as a performer range from Shakespeare and contemporary plays, to musical theater and opera. She’s been a recording artist and vocalist with the Minnesota Orchestra, a writer/actor on NPR’s “Wits,” a performer on Garrison Keillor's "A Prairie Home Companion,” and has lent her voice to animated short films by the Dutch filmmaker Rosto A.D (Cannes Film Festival award-winner). Christina next directs the opera Don Giovanni with the Lyric Opera of the North in Duluth.