Charlene Van Beukenhout
Charlene Van Buekenhout is a Winnipeg-based performer and producer.
Van Buekenhout has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Theatre (Honours) from the University of Winnipeg.
She has co-founded two theatre companies: Avera Theatre (defunct) and [Echo Theatre]] (funct), with which she has produced and performed countless plays. She has also acted for Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre, Prairie Theatre Exchange, Shakespeare in the Ruins, and Theatre Incarnate.
She is an avid tap dancer and practices aerial hoop dancing.
As a playwright she has co-created and written shows for Avera and Echo Theatre.
Her interests are Grand-Guignol, Jean Cocteau, German Expressionism,Farce,Immersive and Site Specific Theatre.