BA #209: Karisa Bruin

December 17, 2017 | 8:36 pm |

Karisa Bruin Podcast Interview


On the two-hundred and ninth Box Angeles actor Karisa Bruin (Battleground) stops by Studio 309. She discusses growing up in the Chicago suburbs, attending Dartmouth, and more!


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The BA #209 Breakdown
– Box rants elevator undo button.
– Drinking and rituals and crying.
– Born in Colorado and growing up in Chicago suburbs.
– Being generally creative and first play in kindergarten.
– Playing soccer and attending Dartmouth in New Hampshire.
– Discovering improv and majoring in pre-veterinary medicine.
– Moving to NYC to attend an acting conservatory and going back to Chicago.
– Diving into iO, getting an agent and finding success in commercials.
– Getting an MFA in writing a DePaul, odd jobs and moving to Los Angeles.
– Karisa describes what she does in three words.
– Karisa answers why show business, why Hollywood and her favorite part of LA.
– Karisa discusses what content she consumes and who she’d like to work with.
– Karisa’s favorite thing she has done (& least) and how she defines success.
– Choose your own adventure sign-off.


STUDIO BEER – Reel Brewery, Untitled Pilsner



For more Karisa, follow her on Twitter @KarisaBruin.

An aspiring actor, Mike ‘Box’ Elder wants more options with elevator buttons. Follow him @boxangeles.