Christine Anketell is a graduate of Sydney & Melbourne Universities and NIDA. She has worked in Music Theatre, Opera, Puppetry and Young People's Theatre. Christine has been a resident actor with QTC, where she had major roles in productions such as The Circle, Hello Dolly, Amadeus, On Our Selection and Galileo. She performed in over 20 ABC radio dramas and was on-air presenter of Education Today, the ABC Radio Education news for QLD schools.
Among her many directing roles, Christine wrote and directed Sea of Space and Aesop's Fables for Patch Theatre and conceived and directed The Hobbit, a puppetry based production which received a Helpmann nomination for Best Visual Theatre. For Oz Opera she directed Sid the Serpent and Hansel and Gretel, adapted and directed The Magic Flute and The Barber of Seville.
She is currently based at Kardinia International College, Geelong.