JUDITH SHOEMAKER

Founder / Actress

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*1990, in Berlin. Daughter to an American mother and British father. Judith is a freelance actress and producer. She works both in theatre and film. 

Her first contact with the independent theatre scene in Berlin was with 16. She completed an internship at Hebbel am Ufer Berlin  and was a performer in the piece 'Les Sisyphe' (Julie Nioche). In 2009 and 2010 she took part in the 100° Festival at HAU, where she presented her own performance pieces.

After highschool she went on to study acting in Berlin (Fritz-Kirchhoff Schule), London (Royal Central School of Speech and Drama) and New York City (William Esper Studio). 

Since 2015 she has been working for the Platypus Theater. She devised and acts in the plays 'Between the Lines' and 'Top Card Camilla'. Both plays are still performed regularly. 2018 she started working in the Platypus Theater office, assisting with creative concepts, administration and production.

Her last big productions were ‘Die Fledermaus’ at Deutsche Oper Berlin and ‘Dis.Tanz’, a dance performance about the pandemic which premiered in front of Brandenburg Gate. 

She is currently working on nurmerous film and voice projects, but can't wait to get back on stage.