THE PIPER BY KATE HAMILL
Christy will read the role of Amelia in Kate Hamill's new play The Piper as part of Syracuse Stage 2021 Cold Read Fest. Directed by Meredith McDonough. Available to stream March 28th, with a live talkback at 8:30pm.
UNTITLED SHORT FILM ABOUT WHITE PEOPLE PREMIERES ON OMELETO
Christy plays the lead in Untitled Short Film About White People, a short comedy written and directed by NYU Film grad Nicholas Colia. It was selected as one of the 'Best of Fest' at the Palm Springs International Short Fest and won 'Best Live Action Short' at Cleveland International Film Festival. It has also screened at the Brooklyn Film Festival, Quebec City Film Festival, Calgary International Film Festival, St. Cloud Film Festival, Pittsburgh Shorts Film Festival, and Newport Beach Film Festival. It was recently released on Omleto, a Youtube platform for the wold's best short films.
THE FALLING WORLD
Christy filmed the role of Blair in the feature film The Falling World, written and directed by Jaclyn Bethany, the second film in her pandemic-themed trilogy following Before the World Set on Fire. screenplay she penned. Set in 1992 on the eve of the Clinton-Bush election and the fallout of the AIDS crisis, the pic follows a group of law students as they venture to a holiday property where a girl previously disappeared under mysterious circumstances.
BEGINNING DAYS OF TRUE JUBILATION BY MONA MANSOUR
A visionary vows to create a life-changing product, with the smartest minds of her generation ecstatically on board. What could possibly go wrong? A satirical journey through the cult-like, group-think of winner-take-all capitalism, from the early euphoria of a new start-up through its epic crash and burn. BDOTJ was developed by SOCIETY Theatre from January 2019 to July 2020. It premiered virtually on July 24, 2020, as part of New Ohio Theatre’s Ice Factory Festival. Originally fashioned for a live theatre space, the stage production will premiere in 2021 in New York City.
LOSER LEAVES TOWN
Loser Leaves Town, a short film directed by Mark Nickelsburg, is currently streaming on HBOMax and airing across multiple HBO channels. A young boy retreats into a fantasy world until it is infiltrated by a tough 12-year-old girl. Christy plays Miranda the candy shop owner.
UNDER THE LANTERN LIT SKY
Christy played the role of Stella in the feature film Under the Lantern Lit Sky, a film exploring the earlier life of Blanche Dubois from Tennessee Williams' A Streetcar Named Desire. Written by Jaclyn Bethany and directed by Michelle Bossy, the film is in post-production and will be released in 2021.