Christie Vela

Christie is making her directorial debut at Stage West. A former member of the Brierley Resident Acting Company at Dallas Theater Center, her DTC acting credits include Inherit The Wind, Deferred ActionRomeo & JulietSense & Sensibility, MedeaThe Book Club PlayA Christmas Carol, Les Misérables, Sherlock Holmes: The Final AdventureKing Lear; God of Carnage, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat; and The Beauty Plays. At DTC she directed A Christmas Carol 2015, Gloria and Fade. Christie is also a company member of Kitchen Dog Theater where she has directed Se Llama Cristina; The Turn of the Screw; Boom; and The Pillowman.  Credits also include work as director/actor at Echo Theatre, Amphibian Stage, Undermain Theatre, Shakespeare Dallas, Teatro Dallas and Theatre Three.  Most recently she directed Native Gardens at Trinity Repertory Theatre in Providence, RI. Next up she will be directing REVOLT! She Said, Revolt Again! at Second Thought Theater where she also directed Bull and Straight White Men.