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KAREN ROBERSON

(Writer, Director, Producer, Founder)

The Owner and CEO of Mahogany Girl Productions. Karen is also the Founder and President of Mahogany Stars Inc. a Non-Profit Organization empowering youth and young adults in the inner city communities of Los Angeles, Ca.

Roberson was born in Compton California. She was an honor student at California State University, Dominguez Hills where she received her BA in Theater Arts and Communication. Roberson also has an AA in Early Childhood Education from Los Angeles Southwest Community College.

A consummate singer, actress, writer and producer, some of her stage credits include Before It Hits Home, The Crowded Room, Talking Bones, African Company Presents Richard III, The Vagina Monologues, Intimate Apparel, Meeting in the Ladies Room and Flying’ West, The Conversation and Roxy to name a few. Karen has been featured in films such as The Last Man Standing, Carte Blanche and Cut. In her most notable performance she worked with Jo Marie Payton (Harriet Winslow, Family Matters’ ABC Network) and starred in her One Woman play, The Drama That Surrounds Me, The Incomplete Autobiography of Jo Marie Peyton which had a successful run in Los Angeles and was also featured at the Miami Theater Festival. Karen produced MGWC Scholarship Pageant, A Woman Called Truth—The Sojourner Truth Story, Together Forever, Aladdin and His Wonderful Magical Lamp and her reverting and powerful original stage production of The Penis Monologues—The Long Hard Truth.

Her acting will captivate you, her singing will move you, her writing will empower you and her contributions to others and the communities she serves will inspire you. This Mahogany Girl is on the move!! Stay tuned.