Christina Hostad



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YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Assistant Company Manager
The Phantom of the OperaCameron Mackintosh
UK and Ireland Tour
2019Stage Manager on the Book
AladdinThree Bears Productions
Grimsby Auditorium
2018 - 2019Deputy Stage Manager
War Horse
Katie Henry
National Theatre Studio
UK Tour 2018, International Tour 2018-19
2017 - 2018Deputy Stage Manager
The Comedy about a Bank Robbery
Mark Bell
Kenny Wax Limited, Mischief Theatre
Criterion Theatre
2017Assistant Stage Manager
Stepping Out
Maria Friedman
Theatre Royal Bath Productions
Vaudeville Theatre
2017Casual ASM/Crew
The Crystal MazeLittle Lion Entertainment
2016 - 2017Assistant Stage Manager
Nikolai Foster
Leicester Curve
Curve Theatre
2016Assistant Stage Manager/Book Cover
The Sound of MusicBill Kenwright Ltd
2016ASM Dep
The Railway Children & In The Heights
Damian Cruden & Luke Sheppard
King's Cross Theatre
King's Cross Theatre
2016Assistant Stage Manager
Alan Privett
Longborough Festival Opera
Longborough Festival Opera
2015 - 2016Assistant Stage Manager
Jack and the Beanstalk
David Siebert
Jordan Productions Ltd
The Lighthouse Theatre
2015 - 2016ASM/Prop Supervisor
Pantomime Season 2015/16Jordan Productions Ltd
2015Assistant Stage Manager/Book Cover
Love Me TenderAdam Spiegel Productions & ATG
UK & Ireland Tour
2015Assistant Stage Manager/Book Cover
Dance Til DawnAdam Spiegel Productions
UK Tour
2014 - 2015Assistant Stage Manager
AladdinJordan Productions
Central Theatre Chatham
2014ASM/Prop Supervisor
Pantomime Season 2014/15Jordan Productions
2014Stage Manager
Untold Stories: Hymn & Cocktail SticksBowness Theatre Festival Ltd
The Old Laundry Theatre
2014Stage Manager
Henna NightDiorama Arts
New Diorama Theatre
2014Stage Manager
Under the Mulberry TreeTimothy Jones
The Studio at Edinburgh's Festival Theatre
2013 - 2014Assistant Stage Manager
AladdinJordan Productions
Redditch Palace Theatre
2013Deputy Stage Manager
Housewife, 49Bowness Theatre Festival Ltd
The Old Laundry Theatre
2013Stage Management Intern
The Sound of MusicOpen Air Theatre
Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
2013Rehearsal Assistant Stage Manager (Work Experience)
The Book of MormonSonia Friedman Productions Ltd
Prince of Wales Theatre, London
2013Assistant Stage Manager (Internship)
Cosi fan Tutte; Simon Boccanegra; The Siege of CalaisEnglish Touring Opera
Hackney Empire, London
2013Assistant Stage Manager / Runner
Stand Up For Women 2013Stand Up For Women
Garrick Theatre
2013Casual Technician
Jack and the BeanstalkLyric Theatre Hammersmith
Lyric Hammersmith
2013Deputy Stage Manager
SummerfolkLondon Academy of Music & Dramatic Art
Pleasance Theatre and Theatr Brycheiniog
2013Production Carpenter
Clybourne Park, City of Angels, Absent FriendsLondon Academy of Music & Dramatic Art
Lyric Hammersmith
2012Stage Manager
Much Ado About NothingLondon Academy of Music & Dramatic Art
Riverside Studios
2012Deputy Production Carpenter
Punk Rock, Faustus, The Accrington PalsLondon Academy of Music & Dramatic Art
Linbury Studio, LAMDA and The Old Laundry Theatre
2012Deputy Stage Manager
LAMDA Presents Fight NightLondon Academy of Music & Dramatic Art
Lyric Hammersmith
2012Technical Stage Manager
The Second WorldLondon Academy of Music & Dramatic Art
Linbury Studio, LAMDA
Seasons of Love, The Original Calendar GirlsHugh Wooldridge, Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research
Royal Albert Hall
2012Assistant Stage Manager
Julius CaesarLondon Academy of Music & Dramatic Art
Wilton's Music Hall
2011Assistant Stage Manager
Contemporary Opera ScenesNational Opera Studio
National Opera Studio
2011Technical Crew
Blood Brothers (UK Tour)Bill Kenwright Ltd
Grimsby Auditorium
2011Technical Crew
Joseph and his Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat (UK Tour)Bill Kenwright Ltd
Grimsby Auditorium
2010Assistant Stage Manager
FootlooseGrimsby Auditorium Stage Experience
Grimsby Auditorium
  • Education

    2013Stage Management and Technical TheatreLondon Academy of Music and Dramatic Art

    Additional Skills

    - First aid at work (level 3) & defibrillator training

    - Basic fire fighting

    - Score reading (SMA Cueing to Music Level 2)

    - Working at height

    - Working to and managing a budget

    - Computer literate, including word documents, spreadsheets, presentations and databases

    - Carpentry skills, including hand and power tools

    - Metal work skills, including welding

    - Hand and machine sewing skills

    - Experience operating analogue and digital sound systems, including Q-Lab

    - Experience on ETC and Strand lighting boards

    - Experience operating automation systems

    - Extensive experience working with young children and teenagers

    Additional Information

    Previously held a Chaperone's License and happy to renew if necessary.

    I have a clean, full driving license.

    Professional Work Experience:

    - 'Rock of Ages' UK Tour, Sheffield Lyceum, Stage Management, 29th - 31st October 2014

    - 'The Light Princess', National Theatre - Lyttelton Theatre, Stage Management, 11th November 2013 and 30th January 2014

    - 'Wicked' (West End), Apollo Victoria Theatre, Stage Management, 8-9th March 2013

    - 'Wicked Day', London Film Museum, Stage Management and FOH, 30th October 2011

    - 'George's Marvellous Medicine', Bloomsbury Theatre, Stage Management and Crew, 6th January 2011


    Eamonn Byrne

    Company Manager, 'The Phantom of the Opera' UK Tour

    Steve Diamond

    Company Manager, 'War Horse' UK/International Tours

    Paul Bouchier

    Company Manager, 'War Horse' UK Tour

    Mark Pawsey

    Acting Company Stage Manager, 'The Comedy about a Bank Robbery'

    Davin Patrick

    Company Stage Manager, 'Stepping Out'

    Jonny Gosling

    Stage Manager, 'Dance Til Dawn' & 'Love Me Tender' Tours

    Technical Manager, King's Cross Theatre

    Mark Wilkinson

    Company Stage Manager, 'The Sound of Music' Tour

    Martin Hope

    Company Manager, 'Dance Til Dawn' Tour

    Details available upon request.

    About me

    My name is Christina Hostad and I am an experienced Deputy Stage Manager, Assistant Company Manager and ASM Book Cover having worked on a variety of large-scale West End, touring and regional productions.

    I have experience in all aspects of technical theatre, but my passion lies in Stage Management.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Educational Theatre
    • National Theatre
    • Regional Theatre
    • UK Touring Theatre
    Interested in
    • European Tour
    • UK Tour
    • World Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity (UK)
    • SMA (UK)
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Concerts
    • Drama
    • Fringe
    • Musicals
    • New Writing
    • Opera
    • Outdoor Events
    • Panto
    • Pantomime
    • Shakespeare
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Musical)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • Workshops
    Industry Training
    • Arts Award Gold
    • Chaperone Licence
    • First Aid (Any)
    • Tallescope Training
    • Working at Heights Certificate
    Professional Memberships
    • SMA (Stage Managers Association)