Christine Rankin


photo of Christine RankinChristine Rankin is a recent graduate of Dalhousie University where she received her Bachelor of Arts Combined Honours in Theatre Studies and Creative Writing with a Minor in Italian Studies. While at Dalhousie, she explored the fields of directing, stage management, choreography and others as president for the Dalhousie Theatre Society company and as an apprentice at DaPoPo Theatre. She aims to challenge her art and to augment her artistry as an emerging theatre creator through her experiences as a Masters student at York. Her research focuses on “grand-scale” performance, physical performance, athletic spectacle and the performance of national identity. Christine is also currently a volunteer at Theatre Ontario and a participant of the Emerging Artist Roundtable at Theatre Gargantua

What you like to do when you aren’t being a grad student
Write, figure skate, explore pubs, dream of the Maritimes. Eat ice cream straight out of the container, watch Netflix and ignore my existential dread.

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FSPA's The Green Bird 2016, Photo by Nick Pierce

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Phaedra's Love 2016

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Little Women - The Musical 2015

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Selections from Faust 2015