Theatre FaculyChristina Rainwater (Scenic Charge Artist) is a member of United Scenic Artists Local 829, and has been a professional Scenic Artist for sixteen years. She received a BFA in Theatre from Missouri State University and an MFA in Scenic Art from University of North Carolina School of the Arts. There, she developed the workshop “A Distressing Subject” on distressing techniques for scenery, properties, and costumes. She was the Scenic Charge Artist at the Flat Rock Playhouse in Flat Rock, North Carolina for two years. She has an on-going working relationship at Goodspeed Musicals, where she had the pleasure of working on the musicals Camelot, Carnival, Carousel, Hello Dolly! and La Cage aux Folles. She also worked for Feld Entertainment in Palmetto, Florida, including Disney’s Princesses on Ice and Disney’s Playhouse Tour II. This summer she worked for six weeks at The Muny, St. Louis, as a Journeyman Scenic Artist on the productions Jerome Robbins, The Wiz, Singing in the Rain, Jersey Boys, and Annie.

Email:  crainh2o@illinois.edu