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KRISTIAN ESPIRITU

 
Bio:
Kristian Espiritu is a queer Filipinx artist based in NYC and LA. Selected credits include School of Rock 1st Nat'l tour (Ensemble/Patty u/s/Sheinkopf u/s), The Rise and Fall of Holly Fudge (Holly, MRT), Once On This Island (Erzulie, Pioneer Theater Co.), Love Life (HBO Max), Younger (TV Land) and ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Kristian Espiritu is a queer Filipinx artist based in NYC and LA. Selected credits include School of Rock 1st Nat'l tour (Ensemble/Patty u/s/Sheinkopf u/s), The Rise and Fall of Holly Fudge (Holly, MRT), Once On This Island (Erzulie, Pioneer Theater Co.), Love Life (HBO Max), Younger (TV Land) and ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2017
Ensemble
Patty (Understudy) [Replacement]

 

Stage

Performances
  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2017
Ensemble

Patty (Understudy) [Replacement]

KRISTIAN ESPIRITU Biography

Kristian Espiritu is a queer Filipinx artist based in NYC and LA. Selected credits include School of Rock 1st Nat'l tour (Ensemble/Patty u/s/Sheinkopf u/s), The Rise and Fall of Holly Fudge (Holly, MRT), Once On This Island (Erzulie, Pioneer Theater Co.), Love Life (HBO Max), Younger (TV Land) and Ray Donovan (Showtime).

Kristian has sung as both front woman of her band Over The Pass, background vocalist for space pop artist The Landing, and concert vocalist at notable venues such as Webster Hall, Brooklyn Bowl, The Bowery Electric, Joe's Pub and The Green Room 42 to name a few. In 2017, she was a co-creator/producer/performer of the all women's cabaret, In The Boys' Club. Member of Ring of Keys.

Kristian is a fiber artist and owner of How Bout Knot, a Brooklyn-based small business creating mindfully made macrame art, goods, and accessories from recycled cotton and other repurposed materials.




KRISTIAN ESPIRITU News

BORDERLAND By Natalie Elizabeth Weiss Comes to Brooklyn Photo BORDERLAND By Natalie Elizabeth Weiss Comes to Brooklyn
by Stephi Wild - Apr 12, 2022

On Wednesday May 25th, the first person to ever put the words ‚Äúfemale orgasm‚ÄĚ in print will finally get her day in the sun. That person is Ida C. Craddock, a real-life 19th century sexologist who, in addition to her groundbreaking sex education work, was an avowed Spiritualist who claimed to be married to an angel. BORDERLAND is a pop opera that merges the harmonic tension of contemporary classical music, the delicious ring of musical theater voices and an other-worldly blend of electronics and texture.

MRT Debuts World Premiere Commission: THE RISE AND FALL OF HOLLY FUDGE By Trista Bal Photo MRT Debuts World Premiere Commission: THE RISE AND FALL OF HOLLY FUDGE By Trista Baldwin
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 27, 2021

For the first time in 21 months, Merrimack Repertory Theatre will return to The Nancy L. Donahue Theatre for indoor performances when it presents a world premiere holiday comedy, The Rise and Fall of Holly Fudge by Trista Baldwin, from November 26 to December 12, according to Artistic Director Courtney Sale and Executive Director Bonnie J. Butkas.

Prospect Theater Company Announces Fall Concert Events at Symphony Space Photo Prospect Theater Company Announces Fall Concert Events at Symphony Space
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 14, 2021

Prospect Theater Company has announced two special one-night-only concert performances of new musical theater work at NYC’s Symphony Space (2537 Broadway at 95th Street). On Tuesday, October 26 at 7:30pm the company presents REIGNITE, an evening of new songs from works-in-process by an exciting lineup of emerging and established writers.

Party Claw Productions To Present Reading Of Hayley St. James' A GODAWFUL SMALL AFFAI Photo Party Claw Productions To Present Reading Of Hayley St. James' A GODAWFUL SMALL AFFAIR
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2020

Party Claw Productions (Laura Kay and Ashley Kristeen Vega, co-Founders) is premiering a new seasonal play reading series entitled Party Claw Proto-Plays, in which the company presents a developmental table read of works by under-represented artists telling genuine feminist stories.

BWW Review: ONCE ON THIS ISLAND at Pioneer Theatre Company is Colorfully Creative Photo BWW Review: ONCE ON THIS ISLAND at Pioneer Theatre Company is Colorfully Creative
by Tyler Hinton - Feb 22, 2020

Pioneer Theatre Company's professional production of ONCE ON THIS ISLAND is a creative reimagining of the star-crossed story.

PTC Presents ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Photo PTC Presents ONCE ON THIS ISLAND
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 4, 2020

The professional regional premiere of the musical ONCE ON THIS ISLAND opens at PIONEER THEATRE COMPANY (PTC) on FEBRUARY 21, 2020 and runs through MARCH 7, 2020. Tickets for this production can be purchased by calling 801-581-6961 or by visiting pioneertheatre.org.

54 SINGS KE$HA Will Come to Feinstein's/54 Below Photo 54 SINGS KE$HA Will Come to Feinstein's/54 Below
by Stephi Wild - Nov 1, 2019

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents 54 Sings KE$HA on November 10th at 9:30pm. a?oeYour Love Is Our Druga?? at 54 Sings Ke$ha! Come get a?oeSleazya?? for a one night only party that is sure to a?oeBlowa?? off the roof at Feinstein's/54 Below. We are a?oePrayinga?? you come a?oeParty At A Rich Dude's Housea?? with us as we pay tribute to the artist who defined our college years and shaped us into the a?oeAnimalsa?? we all are today and honor the one and only a?oeCrazy Beautiful Lifea?? that is Ke$ha!

Christopher Timson Returns to The Green Room 42 with Special Guests Photo Christopher Timson Returns to The Green Room 42 with Special Guests
by Julie Musbach - Mar 19, 2019

Back by popular demand! Christopher Timson returns to The Green Room 42 with his hit show that combines two of your favorite things: Belting and Beer. The classic college drinking game comes to life in "The Beltress Power Hour" as NYC's fiercest divas get one minute to belt into the rafters! When the time is up, the divas switch, and we drink! The Green Room 42 will be serving up two-for-one draft beers all night, so pregame with us like you used to in college. It's "Saturday Night in the CITAYYYY!"

Tori Scott, Lexie Dorsett Sharp And @the.broadway.hotdog Star In 'The Beltress Power  Photo Tori Scott, Lexie Dorsett Sharp And @the.broadway.hotdog Star In 'The Beltress Power Hour' at The Green Room 42
by Stephi Wild - Mar 19, 2019

Back by popular demand! Christopher Timson returns to The Green Room 42 with his hit show that combines two of your favorite things: Belting and Beer. The classic college drinking game comes to life in "The Beltress Power Hour" as NYC's fiercest divas get one minute to belt into the rafters! When the time is up, the divas switch, and we drink! The Green Room 42 will be serving up two-for-one draft beers all night, so pregame with us like you used to in college. It's "Saturday Night in the CITAYYYY!"

Casting Announced For SCHOOL OF ROCK D.C. Premiere Photo Casting Announced For SCHOOL OF ROCK D.C. Premiere
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 5, 2018

Casting has been announced for the Washington, D.C.  premiere of Broadway legend Andrew Lloyd Webber's high-octane Broadway and West End hit School of Rock - The Musical, coming to the National Theatre for a limited engagement from January 16 - 27, 2019.

KRISTIAN ESPIRITU Videos

BWW TV: Watch The Public Tell Its Story at 'HAIR TO HAMILTON' Gala
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 6, 2017

Just last night, The Public Theater celebrated its Annual Gala, HAIR TO HAMILTON, 50 Years of Revolutionary Musicals, at the Delacorte Theater. Directed by Daniel Sullivan, with musical direction by Rob Fisher and Nadia DiGiallonardo, the 90-minute concert featured songs from The Public's most beloved and groundbreaking musicals performed by some of the most celebrated voices in theater. Below, check out highlights from the show, which featured tunes from Hamilton, HAIR, A Chorus Line, Fun Home, Runaways, The Pirates of Penzance, Caroline, or Change, Here Lies Love and more!