D. Christian Bolender


AEA Member

D. Christian Bolender

Stage Manager, Fingersmith; Antony and Cleopatra; Assistant Stage Manager, Secret Love in Peach Blossom Land; Fight Captain for Antony and Cleopatra

In 12 seasons at OSF: Stage manager, The Sign in Sidney Brustein’s Window, The Great Society, The Liquid Plain, Two Trains Running, Medea/Macbeth/Cinderella, All the Way, Measure for Measure, Love’s Labor’s Lost, She Loves Me, The Music Man, Paradise Lost, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Comedy of Errors, Tracy’s Tiger, Tartuffe, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus, Topdog/Underdog, King Lear, Lorca in a Green Dress, Daedalus Project 2010–2013. Assistant stage manager, Animal Crackers, Well, The Merchant of Venice, The Importance of Being Earnest, Richard II.

Other theatres: Seattle Repertory Theatre (ATW/TGS), Alley Theatre, Kansas City Utah Shakespeare Festival, Milwaukee Repertory Theater, TheatreWorks, Struther’s Library Theatre, Interlochen, Houston Grand Opera, Kansas City Ballet, Opera Ateliér; 

Other credits: Stage manager, ‘O’ (Cirque du Soleil); Production stage manager, Notre Dame de Paris (Las Vegas); Dido and Aeneas (European tour); Production manager, Shakespeare Santa Cruz.