Bostin Christopher – Artistic Associate at Perseverance Theatre (Alaska) where his duties include acting, directing, literary/new play development, and communications.
He has served as a guest artist, and/or workshop leader, at the Last Frontier Theatre Conference (LFTC), the Great Plains Theatre Conference (GPTC), and the William Inge Center for the Arts. He has worked on new plays with NYSF/Public Theatre’s New Work Now!, Manhattan Theatre Club, Theatre for the New City, Moving Arts, Perseverance Theatre, and Northwest Playwrights Alliance/Seattle Rep.
He most recently directed the world premiere of Arlitia Jones’ Rush at Everlasting for Perseverance. Previous directing credits include: Harold Pinter’s Betrayal and Alfred Hitchcock’s The 39 Steps at Perseverance, world premiere of Arlitia Jones’ Make Good the Fires, Dawson Moore’s The Tie, and A.R. Gurney’s Sylvia.
As an actor, his most recent credits are The Poet in An Iliad, Long John Silver in Treasure Island, Leonard in Theresa Rebeck’s Seminar and fulfilling a life-long dream playing Lennie in Of Mice and Men. Previous acting credits include a couple new plays Off-Broadway (Kit Marlowe, Ice Island) and too many shows to count where he had to wear his own clothes and bring in his spatula as a prop. If you really need more Bostin, you can have him in your face anytime by watching the movies Unbreakable, Otis, Scorpion King 3, or In My Pocket. You might also accidentally catch him in old reruns of Law & Order and Ed among others, and you might be able to get a few laughs if you can find some of his commercials online.
Bostin Christopher received his BA from University of Alaska, Anchorage and his MFA from the Professional Actor Training Program at PlayMaker’s Repertory Company/UNC-Chapel Hill. His complete mess of a website can be found online at http://www.bostinchristopher.com