Karen Trumbo

Karen joins Third Rail Repertory Theatre this season as a core company member. She first worked at Third Rail in last season’s production of Noises Off as Dotty/Mrs. Crachet and appears in this season’s production of Middletown.

Other local credits include Fifth of July and Season’s Greetings at PCS/OSF, Frozen, Mercy Seat, Inspecting Carol, and Misanthrope at Artist’s Repertory Theatre, Three Tall Women, It’s Only A Play, and A Walk in the Woods at Profile Theatre, and Boston Marriage at Coho Productions. She also worked for several seasons with Portland Repertory Theatre in productions of Arcadia, Lost in Yonkers, Six Degrees of Separation, Little Shop of Horrors and All in the Timing (Drammy Award for Best Ensemble).

She has also worked in film, television and radio in Portland, Seattle and Los Angeles. Her credits include, among others, Claire of the Moon, Final Justice, Hear no Evil, HBO’s Last Innocent Man, Chrome Soldiers, Under Suspicion, Fifteen and Pregnant and Mystery Dance.
Karen has a BA in Theatre/English from UCLA.