Christine Daaé at certain performances
Training: Kristi earned her Bachelor of Music degree at Cornish College for the Arts in Seattle, Washington where she studied opera and jazz vocal techniques.
Theatre: Kristi recently finished five years as Christine Daae in The Phantom Of The Opera in Las Vegas, NV USA. She began her professional career in Los Angeles, CA as a cast member in critically acclaimed productions at The Hollywood Bowl, Reprise! Broadway’s Best and local Civic Light Opera theatres. Some of her favorite roles include Julie in Carousel, Johanna in Sweeny Todd, Anne in A Little Night Music and Lily in The Secret Garden.
Other: Kristi was a recent soloist with the California Philharmonic at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles, CA. She has been recognized for her contribution to the Los Angeles theatre community with a Robbie Nomination, two Inland Theatre Awards and honored recipient of a Richard Carpenter Scholarship Award to assist in her artistic endeavors as a professional artist. She is a proud member of the prestigious Los Angeles Musical Theatre Guild. The Las Vegas Review Journal honored Kristi as best singer on the strip for their BEST OF LAS VEGAS 2012. She is thrilled to be joining the Asia Pacific tour of Phantom and honored to share the stage with this incredible cast! www.kristiholden.com.