Karen Eleanor Wight

"Her art is graceful, smart, challenging and aware.
She is one of my favorites in a field of many."

-- David Razowsky, A.D.D. Comedy Podcast


Karen performed in C.S. Lewis' "The Screwtape Letters" Feb 8, 2020 in Birmingham, Alabama reprising the role of Toadpipe which she originated off-Broadway.


Karen performed two scenes from her one woman show USE YOUR WORDS! as part of Emerging Artists Theatre's works-in-progress festival at 7pm on Tuesday, October 15th, 2019 at the TADA! Theater (15 West 28th Street, 2nd floor). In five wordless scenes, "Use Your Words!" explores the joys and comic frustrations of first-time motherhood.

For more information on The Emerging Artists Theatre New Work Series click HERE.

MARCH 2019

Karen performed in The Screwtape Letters on tour: March 28-March 31, 2019 at the Tulsa PAC in Tulsa, OK and April 12-April 13, 2019 at the Kauffman Center in Kansas City, MO

More info HERE!

Tulsa World Article
The Ada News Article


Annie La Russa's "YOU MOTHER" at the 3rd Annual UN-Auguration Short Play Fest, at Bernie Wohl, January 31st.

The UN-Auguration Short Play Fest
Presented by the 29th Street Playwrights Collective
January 31, 2019 at 7:30pm
The Bernie Wohl Theater, 647 Columbus Ave

Read Broadwayworld Article HERE!


FUKT at DIXON PLACE directed by Janice Goldberg with Karen Eleanor Wight, Andrea Goldman, and Kelsea Feder! Saturday November 17th at 10pm, DIXON PLACE, 161a Chrystie Street

Read Broadwayworld Article HERE!


LEAVE PHILADELPHIA, NEVER, written by Michael Wells-Oakes. The family drama will be directed by Cynthia Granville and presented by the 29th Street Playwrights Collective New Work Series on Monday October 1, at the Bernie Wohl Center, 647 Columbus Ave, at 7:30pm.

Also, an industry-oriented reading will follow on Thursday, October 18, at Dramatist Guild Foundation Music Hall, 356 West 40th Street at 1:30pm.

Read Broadwayworld Article HERE!

March 2018

FUKT @ women telling will be read @ The Bernie Wohl Center, 647 Columbus Ave @91st Street directed by Janice Goldberg with Karen Eleanor Wight, Andrea Goldman and Kelsea Feder on Monday, March 26th 730pm. Read the Broadwayworld article HERE

The immersive experience The Visitation returns, which Karen movement coached, and is recommended by Brokelyn as one of the 20 best things to do this weekend! (#10) Read the article HERE

Jan 2018

FUKT @ women telling will be part of International Women's Voices Day at New Circle Theatre Company on Sunday January 21st, 5pm

Nov 2017

Karen movement coached The Visitation, an Immersive Experience. Performances Nov 3, 4, & 5 at the Wyckoff House in Brooklyn

September 2017

Karen shoots music video for Portraiture's "Fatman" directed by ORYANS BELLT--keep your eyes open for her as the hunger demon/starving corpse! (see PHOTOS/MEDIA page)

August 2017

Move It!
Physical Comedy Improv Class
Hosted by OKC Improv
Sunday, August 27, 2017
2:30pm to 5:30pm
ACTS Acting Academy
30 NE 52nd Street, OKC

May 2017

The Show Off
by George Kelly
as Clara
On the Road Repertory Company
TBG Theatre
May 2-7, 2017

April 2017

Much Ado About Nothing (Reading)
by William Shakespeare
as Margaret/Verges
The Queen's Company
Directed by Rebecca Patterson
April 9, 2017
ART/NY Studio B, 520 8th Ave, 3rd Floor, NYC

March 2017

Karen will be performing in two short plays as part of THE FUTURE IS FEMALE FESTIVAL, a nationwide festival taking place in 18 cities and 26 theaters for Women’s History month! Click HERE for more info!

The 29th Street Playwrights Collective and Goddard Riverside are teaming up to produce an evening of staged readings of 10-minute plays by women playwrights and directors. Wednesday, March 22, at 7pm, at the Bernie Wohl Center, 647 Columbus Ave between 91st and 92nd Streets.

December 2016

The Screwtape Letters
by C.S. Lewis
as Toadpipe (originated role)
Off-West End
Park Theatre, London
December 6, 2016 - January 7, 2017

November 2016

The Screwtape Letters!
The Pearl Theatre
555 West 42nd Street
Nov 15-Nov 27

September 2016

Karen performed with her duo Imp and taught an improv class at the Palm Beach Improv Festival

Move It! improv class
Saturday, September 10th
3:30pm to 5:30pm

Saturday, September 10th

June 2016

The Write Now Workshop
New Works Night
Goddard Riverside Bernie Wohl Center