CARLOTTA BRENTAN is a New York-based actress, voiceover artist and theatrical producer.
Recent acting highlights include originating roles in the world premieres of Paolo Bignami’s The Journey I Never Made (Kairos Italy Theater – Cherry Lane), Erik Ehn’s Clover at La MaMa ETC (dir. Glory Kadigan), and Cyndy A. Marion’s You Are Perfect (WorkShop Theater, dir. Cyndy A. Marion), among many others. Fully bilingual, Carlotta also acts on camera and can frequently be found behind the mic, where she specializes in commercial and narrative voiceover work in both English and Italian. Carlotta and her work have been highlighted in numerous publications, including some of her native Italy’s most prestigious outlets (Il Corriere della Sera, Il Sole24Ore, and Panorama among them.)
Carlotta has been part of KIT – Kairos Italy Theater, New York’s foremost Italian theater company, since 2011. Aside from regularly acting with the company, she is the Executive Producer of KIT’s In Scena! Italian Theater Festival, the first Italian festival to take place in all five boroughs of New York City since 2013.
Carlotta is also a published and produced translator, with numerous full-length plays to her name, including works by renowned, award-winning Italian playwrights such as Mario Fratti, Alberto Bassetti, Paolo Bignami and Emanuele Aldrovandi.
Carlotta is a graduate of the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and Academy Company, and subsequently studied the Meisner technique for two years with Andrea Dantas. She’s a proud member for the League of Professional Theatre Women.