“She has a wonderfully plastic element to her expressions. She backs her characters up with real inner life and as a result it is hard to keep one’s eyes off her. With her yo-yo emotional range, she has a stage presence that is very reminiscent of Harpo Marx.”
Andrew Clark . TORONTO STAR
A "tour de force", Christina Sicoli is an Award winning Actress, Character driven comedienne, Accomplished improvisor, Voice artist and Writer whose distinct uniqueness has graciously allowed her to stand out in both the theatre and film world. She has earned a plethora of accolades on both the stage and screen including ELLE Canada's On The Radar, NOW Magazine's Critics Pick, various TOP 10 International Selections and the recipient of 2015's Women In Film & Television/Whistler Film Festival mentorship program for her comedy feature film, SMALL COP.
Known for her versatility, quirkiness and "Chameleon" ways this has allowed her to transform into any role with subtly and charisma earning her rave reviews over the past decade. A triple threat performer and character actor, Christina graduated at the top of her class from the Randolph Academy For The Performing Arts (Toronto) where a highlighted moment was tapping with world acclaimed dancer, Gregory Hines. She's had the honour of studying with the Boston Shakespeare Company, the renown Ivana Chubbuck, and Vancouver's own Ben Ratner. She has also trained under the acclaimed comic clowns of horror, Mump and Smoot. An adored stage actress, Sicoli is a two time Dora Mavor Moore Award Winner (....And By The Way Miss/Theatre Direct Canada) and gifted character actor. From Toronto to Vancouver, her most celebrated role was creating, producing and staring in her solo show, Wild Rose. Here she illustrated “razor sharp skills” and “impeccable comedic timing” while seamlessly portraying over 15 characters in 60 minutes to over sold houses at the Vancouver and Bumbershoot Festival. An accomplished improvisor and physical performer, she is no stranger to the comedy circuit. Performing in numerous festivals across North America (Toronto, Vancouver, Chicago, Los Angeles, Seattle) she's also trained and performed at the renown Second City (Toronto), Upright Citizens Brigade (LA) and is currently a guest artist with the Vancouver Theatre Sports League. She also brings personal stories to life as a regular cast member in Keith Johnstone's, The Life Game (Truth Be Told Theatre).
One half of Rare Little Bird Pictures Inc. co-founded with David Milchard (Conversations With My 2 Year Old) their goal is to bring original stories to life and execute them for both North American and International audiences. She was the recipient of the 2015 Women In Film and Television in association with Whistler Film Festival, Market Mentorship Preparation Program for her comedy feature film, Small Cop.
As a creator and writer, she earned International recognition and accolades for her award winning short films, Lucille In Love: Happy Birthday to Me and Lucille In Love: I SAW YOU both shot on the iPhone 4 (Rare Little Bird Pictures & XLT Productions) at the Olleh Int. Smartphone Film Festival (Korea) and the Seoul Int. Extreme Shirt Image Film Festival. She co-wrote the multi award winning digital series, InSAYSHAble (Mind's Eye Entertainment) which earned rave reviews at the Hollyweb Festival, Yorkton Film Festival, Vancouver and the LA Web Series Festivals. She created the series, Earth To Rose (Rare Little Bird Pictures Inc.) based off her solo show, Wild Rose, was a contributing writer for the digital series, Sunny Hearts (Gonzo TV, IPF Telus Optik) and is the creator of the female driven comedy feature film, Small Cop. A penchant for troubled characters in socially awkward situations, she continues to draw from personal experience and explore outside influences that inspire her.
Embracing her characters to the fullest while juggling belly laughs with poignant moments, Christina continues to shine in the worlds of film and television with such memorable appearances in the cult classic, Detroit Rock City (New Line Cinema), Pup Star (Air Bud Ent.) Supernatural (CW), Psych (USA), and Rags (Nickelodeon), After Party (Sociable Films), Trying (Crazy 8's Lmt.) , Convos With My 2 Year Old (Coco Milk Productions) Paranormal Solutions Inc. (Sociable Films/Rare Little Bird Pictures/Telus Optik) , 10 brilliantly performed characters in Toddler Tonight (Maker Studios, Title Card Pictures, Coco Milk Productions) and has a slate of self produced/written films in development with her production company, Rare Little Bird Pictures Inc.