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Carene Rose Mekertichyan

 
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Bio:
Carene is a Los Angeles based actress and writer. She recently performed in American Asylum at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Additional recent credits include: Circus Sans Politique (Urban Theatre Movement), the cabaret Never Let You Go, LeeLee Jackson’s Comb Your Hair (or you’ll look like a ... (read complete bio)
 
Carene Rose Mekertichyan Headshot

Bio:
Carene is a Los Angeles based actress and writer. She recently performed in American Asylum at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Additional recent credits include: Circus Sans Politique (Urban Theatre Movement), the cabaret Never Let You Go, LeeLee Jackson’s Comb Your Hair (or you’ll look like a ... (read complete bio)
 

Carene Rose Mekertichyan Biography

Carene is a Los Angeles based actress and writer. She recently performed in American Asylum at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Additional recent credits include: Circus Sans Politique (Urban Theatre Movement), the cabaret Never Let You Go, LeeLee Jackson’s Comb Your Hair (or you’ll look like a slave), and Macbeth (Northern Stage). Additional credits include: for colored girls (Lady in Red), Chicago (Matron ‘Mama’ Morton), and In the Next Room (or the vibrator play) (Elizabeth). Training: Dartmouth College, BA; London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA) Certificate.




Carene Rose Mekertichyan News

Review: GROCERS GONE WILD IN KNIGHT OF THE BURNING PESTLE at Independent Shakespeare  Photo Review: GROCERS GONE WILD IN KNIGHT OF THE BURNING PESTLE at Independent Shakespeare Company In Griffith Park
by Evan Henerson - Jul 15, 2022

ISC’s unique brand of Shakespeare in the park has long been a summertime favorite for Angelenos of all ages. PESTLE is a work of Francis Beaumont, not the Bard, but as adapted and staged by director Melissa Chalsma, this loopy bit of play-within-a-play meta is every bit a comic winner.

New 'Los Angeles Anti-Racist Theater Standards' Seek To Create Lasting, Systemic Chan Photo New 'Los Angeles Anti-Racist Theater Standards' Seek To Create Lasting, Systemic Change
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 8, 2021

A diverse collective of L.A.-based theater artists dedicated to true equity has released “The Los Angeles Anti-Racist Theater Standards” as a way to create lasting, systemic change within L.A. theater institutions. The full set of standards, which were emailed to 130 local theater companies on Sept. 8.

Black ISC Ensemble to Develop WHITE PEOPLE DO NOT KNOW HOW TO BEHAVE AT ENTERTAINMENT Photo Black ISC Ensemble to Develop WHITE PEOPLE DO NOT KNOW HOW TO BEHAVE AT ENTERTAINMENTS DESIGNED FOR LADIES AND GENTLEMEN OF COLOUR
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 18, 2021

Independent Shakespeare Co. has launched a new play development program, upholding our commitment to our Black artists. ISC has always approached theater in a deeply collaborative manner, and this project emphasizes collaboration and the voices of our Black Ensemble members. Giving our artists the freedom to create is the goal of this project.

Skylight LIVE Presents Three New Events Online in Honor of Juneteenth Photo Skylight LIVE Presents Three New Events Online in Honor of Juneteenth
by Stephi Wild - Jun 16, 2021

Skylight Theatre dedicates three live events commemorating Juneteenth, a holiday celebrating the emancipation of those who were enslaved in the United States. This programming will explore what “Freedom” means in today's society for Black people and other marginalized folx in the U.S.

LOVE NOTE Audio Experience is Now Available at Plummer Park in West Hollywood Photo LOVE NOTE Audio Experience is Now Available at Plummer Park in West Hollywood
by Stephi Wild - May 11, 2021

Rogue Artists Ensemble presents a unique, interactive, in-real-life sonic experience that guides audiences through a twisted collection of love stories, meditative romance and lost connections.

Rogue Artists Ensemble Presents STORAGE RUN Photo Rogue Artists Ensemble Presents STORAGE RUN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2020

Pee-Wee’s Playhouse meets Choose Your Own Adventure meets classic holiday fare in Storage Run, a new, interactive holiday experience from Rogue Artists Ensemble.

BWW Interview: ISC's David Melville & Melissa Chalsma On Being Free, Social Awareness Photo BWW Interview: ISC's David Melville & Melissa Chalsma On Being Free, Social Awareness & The Future
by Gil Kaan - Aug 3, 2020

As live theatre remains in lockdown, Independent Shakespeare Company (ISC) is morphing their Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival into a free, livestreaming program of four FESTIVAL EVENTS on Saturdays in August, and a hybrid stage production of ROMEO & JULIET Labor Day weekend. ISC's co-founders David Melville & Melissa Chalsma were most gracious in answering my emailed queries on their twenty-plus-years-old theatre organization.

Company of Angels Presents WHAT'S GOING ON? A Virtual Play Festival Photo Company of Angels Presents WHAT'S GOING ON? A Virtual Play Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2020

Celebrating 60 years as Los Angelesa?? oldest non-profit theater company, Company of Angels presents a live-streamed event Whata??s Going On? A Virtual Play Festival: Watch Whata??s Going On? live on Saturday, August 1 & 8 at 8 PM PST on Youtube at https://bit.ly/CoAWhatsGoingOn, Facebook Live at Facebook.com/CompanyofAngels or via their Website at companyofangels.org/whatsgoingon

ISC Adds New Staffer, Carene Mekertichyan, Artistic Associate For Social Justice Photo ISC Adds New Staffer, Carene Mekertichyan, Artistic Associate For Social Justice
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 1, 2020

Independent Shakespeare Co. (ISC), producers of the Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival, announces the establishment of the new position of Artistic Associate for Social Justice. Filling this position is Carene Mekertichyan. She will identify and facilitate strategies of interaction between ISC and the Los Angeles community in an effort to proactively dismantle systemic injustices.

April Nixon Joins The Cast Of TROY By Amina Henry Photo April Nixon Joins The Cast Of TROY By Amina Henry
by Stephi Wild - Oct 30, 2019

Hero Theatre announced today that Broadway actress April Nixon has joined the cast of Troy by Amina Henry. The world premiere is directed by Hero Theatre's Artistic Director Elisa Bocanegra and features original songs by T.J. Keanu Tario.