Krista Scott

Krista Scott

Editor-At-Large

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contributions to IDEA:
Australia 5 |Egypt 1 | Egypt 2 | Egypt 3 | England 6 | England 7 | England 70 | Guinea 1 | India 1 | Ireland 10 | Ireland 11 | Kuwait 1 | Mississippi 1 | Mississippi 2 | Mississippi 3 | Pakistan 1 | Poland 1 | Poland 2 | Quebec 1 | Quebec 2 | Sichuan 4 | Wales 1 |

Bio: Krista Scott is certified as an Associate Teacher of Fitzmaurice Voicework (2000), and her voice/text/dialect coaching credits include productions at The Shakespeare Theatre Company in Washington, D.C. (Merry Wives of Windsor, 2012); Illinois Shakespeare Festival (2008 and 2009 seasons); Trinity Shakespeare Festival (2010 and 2011 seasons); Casa Mañana and Circle Theatre (Fort Worth, Texas); Dallas Theater Center; Connecticut Repertory Theatre; The Kitchen Theatre and the Hangar Theatre (Ithaca, NY); Merry-Go-Round Playhouse; Mirth Theatre; Cornell University; and various other colleges in central New York and Pennsylvania.

She is an Associate Professor of Voice and Acting at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth; besides coaching and teaching various performance courses there, she has directed and performed for many theatres in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, including Amphibian Stage Productions, Circle Theatre, and Theatre Arlington. Other acting credits include Hangar Theatre, Kitchen Theatre, Theatre de la Jeune Lune, Nebraska Repertory, and Nebraska Theatre Caravan.

Prior university teaching posts were held at University of Connecticut, Syracuse University, Ithaca College, University of Mississippi, and the American University in Cairo.  Krista was co-founder of The New Tradition Theatre Company in St. Cloud, Minnesota, from 1986 to 1995; there she performed the functions of director, actor, educator, playwright, et al.

She received her M.F.A. in Acting from the University of Minnesota and a B.F.A in Acting/Directing from Emporia State University, in Kansas.