Getenesh Berhe

Getenesh Berhe

Year

2017

Program

CBC Actors Conservatory

Biography

Getenesh Berhe is a Canadian actress and performance artist, of Eritrean and Ethiopian descent. Her recent television credits include Kim’s Convenience, Private Eyes and Man Seeking Woman. Upon completion of her training at the Stella Adler Studio of Acting and Hemispheric Institute at New York University, Berhe began working as a theatre artist in various new works and off-off Broadway productions. As a solo performer, her original piece, Cookies and Cream, was included in La MaMa ETC's 2013 "A Series of One – Solo Festival". As a volunteer in Brooklyn and the Bronx, she has helped introduce classical text to youth in underserved communities.