Karsten Otto                                                                

www.karstenotto.com                                                              SAG- AFTRA Eligible

p: 347-971-1667                                                             Height: 6’ 2” Weight: 170

e: karsten.e.otto@gmail.com                                                     Range: Baritone

New York Theatre

ms. estrada*

Max

The Flea Theater/ Michelle Tattenbaum

The Mysteries*

Joseph (Step-father of Jesus)

The Flea Theater/Ed Sylvanus Iskandar

As I Lay Dying*

Jewel

BRIC Arts/ Tyler Mercer

The Tower

William Eddy

HERE Arts/ Philip Gates

Trees in Their Youth

Troy

Pershing Square Signature Center/ Kristan Seemel

The Dudleys!

Gamer/ Vic

HERE Arts/ Jacob Titus

Looking Back...Our Town

Lucas Foster

The PIT/ Isaac Klein

Romeo and Juliet

Prince

The Sheen Center/ Kelly O’Donnell

Locked Up B*tches*

Dogget/ Boo/ Dog Jason Biggs

The PIT/ Michael Raine

The Only Goal that Matters...

Nick

Dixon Place/ Alex Keegan

We Are Animals

Ensemble

The Brick/ Kevin Laibson

Kapow-I Gogo*

Mr. Smiles

The PIT/Kristin McCarthy Parker, Joel Soren 

Cordelia Prospector

Lone Gunman

#serials@theflea/ Kristin McCarthy Parker

-Archy

Eulogist

#serials@theflea/ Jake Beckhard

As You Like It

Oliver/Sylvius

Exploded Shakespeare/Laura Barbiea

Much Ado About Nothing

Benedick

Exploded Shakespeare/Laura Barbiea

Political Snorts

Ensemble

La MaMa/ Liz Swados

*-Denotes World Premiere

Film and TV

Hat Trick Bitches

Supporting

SeekaTV/ IngenueWitty Films

The 9th Annual Brooklyn Pickle Bowl

Reginald (Lead)

Dir. Stuart Ruston & Bradley J. Johnson

Abridged Too Far

Cory (Lead)

Dir. Mike Cheslik

Alibido

Karsten (Lead)

Dir. Mike Cheslik

Readings and Workshops

Trees in their Youth

Troy

The Lark/ Kristan Seemel

I’ll Never Love Again

Ensemble

Bushwick Starr/ Michael Leibenluft

Three to Beam Up

Lt. Mullen

Ma-Yi Studio/ Hal Brooks

Before and After

Puppeteer

Labapalooza/ Yuliya Tsukerman, Lacy Lynch

Nobody Lives in Times Square

Grant Eames

The Actor’s Studio/Henry Wishcamper

Training

NYU Tisch School of the Arts/ Atlantic Acting School, BFA

Shakespearean Masterclass: Dakin Matthews

Scene Study: Charles Tuthill, Mary McCann, Kristen Johnston, Tom Costello, Henry Wishcamper

On Camera: Bruce Faulk, Todd Thaler

Dialects: Diego Daniel Pardo, John Van Wyden

Special Skills

Dialects (Available upon request) –Stage Combat (SAFD Certified-Unarmed)—NYS Drivers License—Puppeteer– Impressionist-Electric Bass-Rapper (Scripted, Freestyle)- Dance (Contact Improv, Beg. Hip-hop)