Composer and Sound Designer

Christopher Kriz is an award winning composer and theatrical sound designer based in Chicago. Winner of 5 Joseph Jefferson Awards with a total of 22 nominations, Kriz has designed 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. Selected Chicago credits: The Santaland Diaries, 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), Mary's Wedding, Silent Sky, Captain Blood (First Folio Theatre), Frankenstein, PygmalionThe Life Of Galileo (Remy Bumppo Theatre), Too Heavy For Your Pocket, Paradise Blue, Sunset Baby (Timeline Theatre), Cosmologies, Good For Otto (The Gift Theatre). Some recent regional credits: Pipeline (Alabama Shakespeare Festival), 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.