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Christine Scarry is a theatre director, creative producer, voice coach and educator, with over 25 years’ experience across the cultural, corporate and education sectors.

As a director and performer, she has worked with national and international casts on a wide range of productions at home and abroad, and has directed work in New York City as well as in theatres all over Ireland.

She is Artistic Director of Red Alchemy Theatre Company, Music Director of Alchemy Vox and, in 2022, joined the faculty at MTU Cork School of Music, where she directs and lectures in Acting on their BA Musical Theatre degree programme.  In her private practice, Christine has a proven track record in contributing to the success of actors and singers: her clients have played roles at all leading Irish theatres, on Broadway, and in London’s West End.

​Christine is also Director of The Sondheim Festival, which she founded in 2022 – the first festival to celebrate the life and work of theatre titan, Stephen Sondheim, which is set to become an annual feature on Kilkenny’s cultural tourism calendar. This year’s Festival takes place from 7-8 October, 2023.