Marie Christine is also a multimedia visual and performance artist, with a bachelorâ€™s degree in art and psychology from Empire State College and has studied theater, performance, painting, sculpture, photography and art therapy. Marie Christineâ€™s work has been described as an intuitive response to social issues. In 2011, she was Artist in Residence at both Art Omi and The Field. Marie Christine also acts, most recently performing in John Adamâ€™s â€œThe Death of Klinghofferâ€ at the Metropolitan Opera. She is fluent in French and English, with conversational knowledge of German.
Born in Switzerland, Marie Christine has been living in New York City since 1985.
Entertain Impact is a cause entertainment agency that mobilizes the power of entertainment for positive social change. We partner with nonprofits, foundations, celebrities and purpose-driven enterprises. As a trusted partner, Entertain Impact has created, executed, and/or collaborated on strategy, marketing, communications, fundraising, cause marketing, advocacy and capacity building on a broad range of national and international campaigns. Creatively we range across all platforms including music, movies, TV, online, books, theater, digital and sport. We also work with entertainment companies such as film studios and non-profits to create innovative comarketing social impact campaigns to benefit both. The result is increased awareness, support and revenues that drive our partners projects, programs and campaigns creating impact.
With several decades of deep experience and established relationships in the entertainment and philanthropic communities, we are uniquely positioned to bridge, navigate and translate between the two worlds. Uniquely to cause agencies, we actively work on the making and marketing of Oscar®, Grammy®, and global award-winning productions. While our philanthropic campaigns have won numerous awards for our partners such as PR News Global Campaign of the Year, Harris Interactive Non-Profit EquiTrend Brand of The Year, Top 1% PSA of the Year, and a Guinness World Record.
Entertain Impact acts in a compassionate, moral and open manner in all that it does. Life is approached with optimism, with the aim of fostering genuine connections, and enduring relationships. The basics are to be smart, creative and always deliver. Most of all we measure success by more than just profits. It’s about change. We are passionate about mobilizing “Entertainment for a Cause” to empower our partners to create that change.