CHRISTOPHER KRIZ

Music and Sound Design

Christopher Kriz is an award winning composer and theatrical sound designer based in Chicago. Winner of 3 Joseph Jefferson Awards with a total of 14 nominations, Kriz has been designing professionally for 25 years for companies including Goodman Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre, Northlight Theatre, Court Theatre, Writers Theatre, Chicago Shakespeare Theatre, Victory Gardens Theatre, First Folio Theatre, Remy Bumppo Theatre, Timeline Theatre and dozens of others. Some recent and upcoming Chicago credits: The Magic Play, Carlyle (Goodman Theatre), Constellations, Monster (Steppenwolf Theatre), Red Velvet (Chicago Shakespeare), Savior (Chicago Symphony Orchestra), Roz and RayHand To God, The House That Will Not Stand  (Victory Gardens Theatre), Gem Of The Ocean (Court Theatre), As You Like It, Silent Sky, Captain Blood (First Folio Theatre, PygmalionThe Life Of Galileo (Remy Bumppo Theatre), Paradise Blue, Sunset Baby (Timeline Theatre), Pilgrims, A Life Extra Ordinary, Good For Otto (The Gift Theatre) and The Columnist (American Blues Theatre). Some recent regional credits: Roz and Ray (Seattle Repertory Theatre), Sticky Traps (Kansas City Repertory Theatre) and many summer seasons at Peninsula Players. Kriz is a proud member of United Scenic Artists 829.