Karen Eilbacher played the original role of Kia Clark in Chisa Hutchinson’s SHE LIKE GIRLS (GLAAD Awards, Outstanding NY Theatre: Off-Off Broadway); LA Web Fest, Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama (“Parallels”); Appeared in Academy Award winning, Short Film (Live Action) Curfew, directed & starring Shawn Christensen. Stage: Uniform Justice (Fringe), a cautionary tail (Flea), Tostitos (EST), i wrote on ur wall and now i regret it (Spookfish), Negative Is Positive (TFNC). Regional: A.R.T., Straz Center, UAlbany, Near West Theatre. Film: City of Dogs, Coward, Angeline, Shrink Shrank Shrunk. Company member at The Flea Theater, TE’A, Poetic Theater Productions, Manhattan Theatre Works, The WKSHP and Playwrights Gallery Acting Company. Training: B.F.A. Honors Scholar, Founders’ Day Award: New York University Tisch School of the Arts, The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute, StoneStreet Studios and University of Witwatersrand, South Africa. Karen was nominated for Outstanding Costume Design by Midtown International Theater Festival Awards for THE BAUER SISTERS (Dorothy Strelsin Theatre).
With Poetic Theater Productions:
Actress in Love, Redefined 2014, and 2015