Cristi Miles (Co-Artistic Director, Founding Member) is a native of El Paso, Texas. Portland credits include: Enter THE NIGHT, The Three Sisters, Song of the Dodo and R3 with PETE; Midsummer (a play with songs) with Third Rail Rep, Mr. Burns: A Post Electric Play, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson and Dying City (Drammy award) with Portland Playhouse; As you Like it with Portland Shakespeare Project; El Grito Del Bronx with Miracle Theatre and various staged readings. Regional credits include; As You Like it at San Jose Rep; The Clean House, A Streetcar Named Desire, and Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, at New Repertory Theatre. Marisol with the Orfeo Group, Buried Child with the Nora Theatre, The Winter’s Tale with Actors Shakespeare Project. Prior to living in beautiful Portland, OR she lived in Boston where she was a co-founder of Orfeo Group, an Elliot Norton Award winning company. Cristi has directed and taught at the Berkshire Theatre Festival and with numerous regional theaters nationwide including The Portland Actors Conservatory, Portland Playhouse, The Stoneham Theatre, The Huntington Theatre, New Repertory Theatre and The Boston Conservatory. As an actor she has worked regionally at: San Jose Rep, New Repertory Theatre, The Nora Theatre, Actors’ Shakespeare Project, The Stoneham Theatre, The Huntington Theatre, Profile Theatre, Coho Theatre, The Portland Civic Theatre Guild, and New Rep on Tour. She has trained with Anne Bogart and the SITI company, Double Edge Theatre Company, The Roy Hart Theatre company and The Oregon Center for Alexander Technique. Cristi holds an MFA from Brandeis University and is a proud member of Actors’ Equity.