With an honors thesis on unicorns from UCLA, Christina Rhodes has been producing innovative, immersive entertainment across the United Kingdom, Europe, Australia, and the United States for over a decade. Joining Élan Artists in 2013, she is now Director of the Élan Immersive Department, and Manager of Élan’s New York and London offices. Christina is involved in the development of the business worldwide, working with clients to create bespoke theatrical entertainment and couture costuming, and bringing her meticulous eye for detail to every last piece of tailoring or embellishment which leaves the Élan Atelier.
ÉLAN ARTISTS is recognized as a leading entertainment, performance, and headliner production company both nationally and internationally. Specializing in custom, innovative, and deeply impactful immersive entertainment experiences, our roster includes award-winning recording artists, high caliber musicians, handpicked Broadway, cabaret/cirque actors, singers, and dancers, multi-media artists, and elite DJs. ÉLAN also identifies and produces headliner talent, facilitating streamlined and effective celebrity entertainment for a broad spectrum of events.
ÉLAN ARTISTS performs for upper echelon social, corporate, branding, fashion, gala, and wedding events; notably at Barack Obama’s Inaugural Balls, the Clinton Foundation Galas, White House and State Department Dinners, the Alvin Ailey Gala, Martha Stewart Weddings, CAA, and Goldman Sachs. ÉLAN has also provided in-house entertainment and thematic programming for luxury fashion brands including Hermes, Ralph Lauren, Valentino, LVMH, Ferrari, for elite cultural institutions, notably the LA Phil, Hamilton, Carnegie Hall, Madison Square Garden, and NYPL, and prestigious universities, Harvard, Columbia, and NYU amongst others. ÉLAN has curated personal entertainment for Martha Stewart, George Soros, CAA founder Michael Ovitz, Jerry Bruckheimer, and Gwyneth Paltrow in addition to performing at the weddings of George Lucas, Michael Jordan, Sofia Vergara, and Serena Williams to name a few.
Recently, ÉLAN ARTISTS has either produced or shared stages with celebrity performers including Usher, Diana Ross, Journey, Stevie Wonder, John Legend, Alicia Keys, Pitbull, Jennifer Lopez, Enrique Iglesias, Sean Paul, Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga, and Keith Urban.