BIOGRAPHY

Christine Schmidle

Christine has worked on over 50 productions at Shakespeare’s Globe. She has worked for the Blackfriars Playhouse, the recreation of Shakespeare’s indoor theatre, and the Shakespeare Festival in Neuss, Germany; Christine is the co-founder of the Flagstaff Shakespeare Festival in Flagstaff, Arizona, and has translated texts for performance – her translation of Der Bestrafte Brudermord  was produced by The Hidden Room and presented at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse.

Christine received her MLitt and MFA in Shakespeare and Performance at Mary Baldwin University, Virginia, USA.

Previous work for Shakespeares Globe includes:

Henry VI Part II and III, Richard III, A Midsummer Nights Dream, As You Like It, The Tempest, Merry Wives of Windsor, The Comedy of Errors, 12th Night, Pericles, Romeo and Juliet, Henry IV Parts I and II, Henry V, Richard II, Edward II, Alls Well that Ends Well, Hamlet, Taming of the Shrew, The Merchant of Venice, Two Noble Kinsmen, Othello, The Winters Tale, Loves Labours Lost, Much Ado about Nothing, King Lear, Macbeth, Imogen, Two Gentlemen of Verona, Doctor Faustus, The White Devil, and The Broken Heart.

Recent theatre work includes: As You Like It, Hamlet, 12th Night (Flagstaff Shakespeare Festival),

Richard II (The Public Theater, NY) and Associate Director: The Winters Tale 

(Nicole Charles – Rutger’s University at Shakespeare’s Globe),

Directing includes: The Tempest, Alls Well that Ends Well, Romeo and Juliet, and A Midsummer Nights Dream.

In addition to her practical theatre work, she is a published author and Shakespeare scholar.

You can follow her work at www.verse-words.com