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© 2018 by Karen Schierhorn.

 RESUME 

 about me 

Height: 5' 5''   |   Eye Color: Hazel  |   Hair Color: Brown

  • Professional actor for over 12 years, working in the United States and Europe, including New York City, London, Germany, Austria, France, Switzerland, Ohio, Vermont, New Hampshire, New Jersey and Virginia. 

 

  • Fight, Movement and Intimacy Direction for over 45 productions in regional theaters, New York City, Europe, and Asia, including assisting on Broadway, and Stage Direction at the professional and university level. 

 

  • Member of Actor's Equity Association, SAG/AFTRA Eligible, Associate member of the Society of Stage Directors and Choreographers, and Member of the Society of American Fight Directors, Association for Theatre in Higher Education, Association of Theatre Movement Educators, Apprentice with Intimacy Directors International. 

EDUCATION 

MASTER of FINE ARTS

BACHELOR of FINE ARTS

MASTER of FINE ARTS; Performance Pedagogy

Emphasis in Acting and Movement

Virginia Commonwealth University

 

BACHELOR of FINE ARTS; Performance

Ohio University, 2005

CERTIFICATIONS 

GREAT LAKES MICHAEL CHEKHOV ASSOCIATION

CERTIFIED INTIMACY DIRECTOR

GREAT LAKES MICHAEL CHEKHOV ASSOCIATION

Certified Teacher in the Michael Chekhov Physical Acting Technique

INTIMACY DIRECTORS INTERNATIONAL

Certified specialist in the ethical staging of dynamic theatrical intimacy. 

 CERTIFICATIONS 

Theater

Film

Production Company   |   Project Name   |   2023  |   Lead Actor

Production Company   |   Project Name   |   2023  |   Dancer

Production Company   |   Project Name   |   2023  |   Chorus Member

Commercial

Production Company   |   Project Name   |   2023  |   Lead Actor

Production Company   |   Project Name   |   2023  |   Understudy

Production Company   |   Project Name   |   2023  |   Supporting Actor

Production Company   |   Project Name   |   2023  |   Lead Actor

Production Company   |   Project Name   |   2023  |   Supporting Actor

Production Company   |   Project Name   |   2023  |   Extra

 Training & Workshops 

Institution   |   Workshop Name   |   Instructor

Institution   |   Workshop Name   |   Instructor

Institution   |   Workshop Name   |   Instructor

 Special Skills 

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