Performer, Choreographer, Teaching Artist
Carina Goebelbecker (she/her) is a New York based performer and teacher. She is extremely passionate about storytelling, and creating unique and accessible work that brings people together. She has performed in pieces at Greene Naftali Gallery, The Tank, and Theatre Row, and has choreographed for the Columbia MFA Directing productions. Carina has collaborated on productions with the New York City Players (NYC and France Tour) and Mabou Mines. Carina was a member of the 2018 Apprentice Company at the Williamstown Theatre Festival. Alongside Ryan Dobrin, she is one half of Those Guilty Creatures, an interdisciplinary performance creating and producing collective.
Carina's collaborative spirit has led her to be involved in the creation of immersive theater, devised theater, and original musicals and plays. Her love for theatre and dance has led her to performance opportunities around the world in France, Germany, England. Carina is a volunteer at ASTEP, The 52nd Street Project, and CO/LAB. Carina is currently the Educational Director of Playdate Theatre, the first ever online theatre company. She is a staff writer at RightsViews.
Carina graduated from Barnard College of Columbia University Cum Laude, where she received a degree in Theatre with an Acting Concentration. Carina received her Certificate of Professional Achievement in Human Rights from the Columbia University School of Professional Studies and is currently receiving her MA in Human Rights Studies from Columbia University.