Bio

Christopher Kidder-Mostrom is a Seattle-based director, playwright, and actor. He is excited to be a part of the theatre scene of the Emerald City.

Previously based in Chicago from 2010-2018, Christopher's stage work has been seen in California, Illinois, Iowa, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New York, Ohio, Wisconsin, and the District of Columbia.

In addition to his artistic efforts, Christopher is also a dedicated theatre educator.  As a children's instructor, Chris has taught for SteppingStone Theatre for Youth Development, Youth Performance Company, and Stages (Minnesota); and Youth Guidance (Chicago).  He has taught adults of all ages and experience levels across the country, including at Clark University and the Guthrie Theater.

Christopher is also a skilled artistic administrator.  Over the past 25 years, he has been the Artistic Director of two companies, the Executive Director of one, and has served on multiple boards of directors, including for the Illinois Theatre Association as the Professional Division Representative (and serving on the Finance Committee and the Executive Committee).

Christopher has a BA in Theatre Arts from Morningside College (Sioux City, IA) and an MFA in Playwriting from the University of New Orleans. While in grad school, Christopher studied in Madrid, Spain, where he began his efforts as a translator of Spanish dramatic literature of the 19th century.

Christopher Kidder-Mostrom is a proud member of SAG-AFTRA, the Dramatists Guild of America, the Playwrights Center, and the American Literary Translators Association.