Bio

Christine is an actor, playwright, and co-Artistic Producer of Vancouver based indie theatre company Delinquent Theatre.  Christine has worked in multiple capacities with the Arts Club Theatre Company, Ruby Slippers Theatre, Pi Theatre, Rumble Theatre, Electric Company Theatre, Neworld Theatre, PTC, Carousel Theatre, and Caravan Farm Theatre.  Christine’s plays include Selfie (commissioned by Théâtre la Seizième, premiered in March 2015, winner of the Sidney Risk Prize for Outstanding Script by an Emerging Playwright), Our Time, and Stationary: A Recession-Era Musical (toured to Talk is Free Theatre and the Cultch in April 2015, winner of the Jessie Richardson Theatre Award for Outstanding Musical, Small Theatre) for which she also served as producer and performer.

Currently, Christine is working on Never The Last, a collaboration with violinist Molly MacKinnon about the life and works of Canadian composer Sophie-Carmen Eckhardt-Gramatté.

As an actor, Christine has played in Saint JoanShe Stoops to Conquer, and the LEAP Reading Series (Arts Club), Heathers: The Musical (Chainsaw Artist Collective), The Glass Menagerie (Fire Escape Co-op) Mr. Marmalade (Latchkey Co-Op), Of Mice and Men (Hardline Productions).

Christine is the Marketing & Operations Coordinator for Neworld Theatre, and the Program Assistant for the LEAP Program at the Arts Club. She holds a BFA in Acting from the University of British Columbia.

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Awards

  • Nominated for the 2016/17 RBC Tarragon Emerging Playwright Prize
  • 2015 Sydney Risk Prize for Outstanding Script by an Emerging Playwright

In 'STATIONARY: a recession-era musical', writer Christine Quintana delivers a witty show about the career dissatisfactions of 20-somethings.

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