Christina Pitts Jazzar
(She/Her/Hers) | Intimacy Choreographer / Director / Coordinator
ACTRA | CAEA
“I am immensely grateful. IMMENSELY! Because of the work you do, and your professional, connected, gentle and patient, knowledgeable approach, I am able to walk away from this project and role feeling positive and a great sense of accomplishment!”
-L.A. Sweeney, The Last Resort

Christina Pitts Jazzar is a celebrated choreographer with 30 years of experience in the industry, having worked on such projects as the Academy Award winning The Shape of Water (Sally Hawkins & Richard Jenkins) Mrs America (Rose Byrne) and The Umbrella Academy (Elliott Page), and now 4 Nominated Oscar contender Nightmare Alley.

When it comes to Intimacy Coordinator, Christina has a fun natural ability to put people at ease in any environment. Having held leadership roles in dance, direction, stage management, wardrobe and event planning she is a true collaborator who believes in open communication. Christina also brings a well versed eye and authentic voice to any project with a track record of efficient, safe and team-oriented operations.

With a multitude of IC focused workshops under her belt, Christina continues to learn from the industry experts at Principal Intimacy Professional (PIP) and is a participating member of The National Society of Intimacy Professionals (NSIP) community. Her intimacy coordination practices are informed by the 5 Pillars of Intimacy Direction introduced by Intimacy Directors International (IDI) Alicia Rodis, Tonia Sina and Siobhan Richardson. She is also heavely influenced by Theatrical Intimacy Education (TIE) founders and Staging Sex authors Chelsea Pace and Laura Rikard who’s techniques and Best Practices focus on a culture of consent. These skills create a more inclusive, welcoming work environment for both cast and crew. Christina believes that an informed space gives room for brave and honest performances.

Christina is a sex-positive advocate and a 2SLGBTQIA+ ally. She has certifications in Mental Health First Aid, Psychological First Aid and CPR level C. She is also a co-founding member of Intimacy Coordinators United (ICU), a collective of movement specialists focused on bringing consent based practices to all the Performing Arts.