Karin Freed

Theater Improvisation Instructor, Threshold Program

Karin joined the Threshold team in 2011 and loves teaching students improv comedy through the weekly theater elective course. At Lesley, she teaches Improvisational Theater. 

In addition to being a faculty member with Threshold, Karin is also a teacher and college counselor at Prospect Hill Academy Charter School. Karin has also worked at numerous professional theater companies, including Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago, where she was a teaching artist for theater outreach programs in local high schools. Karin is passionate about using theater as a tool to improve students’ creativity, adaptability, and self-confidence!

Karin holds a BA in Literary Arts from Brown University and a M.Ed. from Harvard Graduate School of Education