Getenesh Berhe is an Eritrean-Canadian actor and performance artist. Upon completion of training at the Stella Adler Studio of Acting and the Hemispheric Institute at NYU, she 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’s 2014 Solo Fest. Berhe has also volunteered in Brooklyn and the Bronx, helping introduce classical texts to youth in under-served communities. Her recent television credits include Kim’s Convenience, Private Eyes and Man Seeking Woman.CLOSE UP
The CFC Actors Conservatory CLOSE-UPS are 3- to 5-minute cinematic works based on original characters created by the actors. These productions are intended for the big screen, and are designed to promote the actors and their talents in an entertaining and meaningful way.