|2018 - 2020||The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, MFA Movement: Directing and Teaching|
|1991 - 1997||University of Puerto Rico , BA Theatre|
Movement Director, The Fairy Queen, Waterperry Opera Festival, directed by Ruth Mariner
Movement Director, The Crucible, MA - MFA Acting, Guildford School of Acting, directed by Katarzyna Deszcz
Movement Assistant, 9 Minutes, Exploratory Workshop, MA Theatre Lab - RADA, directed by Jorge Crecis
Movement Director, Love for Love, BA Yr 2 Musical Theatre, directed by Stephen Darcy
Movement Teacher, MA Advanced Theatre Practice. Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, Movement Tutor: Ana Marambio
Born in Puerto Rico, Karina Casiano is an actor, director and playwright based in New York and London. Holds a BA in Theatre from the University of Puerto Rico. She has further trained in diverse acting styles, physical theatre, dance and singing in the United States, Latin America and Spain. Casiano has written, directed and performed in 4 solo shows and 3 plays for her company La Criatura Theater, all of which have been staged in NYC and Latin America. She has also appeared on TV and film in the U.S.
Movement for actors (individual or ensemble), directing and devising, spatial adaptation/site-responsive/immersive, contact improvisation, some contemporary dance, aerial and pole experience.
English, Spanish (native speaker), intermediate Italian, understanding of Catalan.