Artist Bio

Kristine Nielsen

(Bio as of January 2016)

Kristine Nielsen’s Broadway credits include Christopher Durang’s Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike (Tony Award nomination, also at Lincoln Center Theater), Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, To Be or Not to Be, Les Liaisons Dangereuses, Spring Awakening, A Streetcar Named Desire, The Green Bird, Jackie and The Iceman Cometh. Additional works by Christopher Durang include Why Torture Is Wrong, and the People Who Love Them (Drama League and Outer Critics Circle award nominations); Miss Witherspoon; Betty’s Summer Vacation (Obie, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle award nominations) and Mrs. Bob Cratchit’s Wild Christmas Binge. Additional off-Broadway credits include Hir, Ubu, Crazy Mary, Our Leading Lady and Dog Opera (Obie Award). Regional credits include work with the Old Globe, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Guthrie Theater, Huntington Theatre, Bay Street Theater, McCarter Theatre, Alley Theatre, Edinburgh International Festival and La Jolla Playhouse. Film credits include Morning Glory, That’s What She Said, The Savages, Adelaide and Small Time Crooks. Television credits include Political Animals, Smash, Law & Order, Law & Order: CI, Third Watch and NBC’s live broadcast of The Sound of Music. Ms. Nielsen received her MFA from the Yale School of Drama and BS from Northwestern University.