Christina Orchard is a composer for film, theatre, dance and multimedia.
Her most recent film commissions include Dark Comedy Talk Radio written and directed by Ben S. Hyland and contemporary dance film Tetrasomia: Symphony of the Four Elements which she both directed and composed. Early last year she was commissioned to score for the dark comedy Contractions, a stage production written by Mike Bartlett and Directed by Alice Bravery.
Christina was educated in Music Composition under Laura Jurd at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance and has also completed a BA Music Production and Sound Engineering at Point Blank Music School. Her earliest commissions were for the stage and included productions such as Galvanise at Vault Festival and Germinale, a performance art production commissioned by The Morning Boat an international artist laboratory and residency.
Recently Christina has completed an artist residency with ArtHouse Jersey and participated in the CCA Galleries International Summer Exhibition where she exhibited Tetrasomia: Symphony of the Four Elements and was invited to speak at the gallery on her work as a composer.
Christina is a member of the BFI Network X BAFTA Crew emerging talent programme for her work in this field.