Kymberly Mellen

Kymberly Mellen is an Assistant Professor of Acting in the theatre department at UNLV. Previous professorships include The University of Wisconsin – Whitewater, The Theatre School at DePaul University, and BYU. In addition to numerous films, commercials, industrials, voice-overs, and narrated books, Kymberly has been seen in several seasons of the Utah Shakespeare Festival. Regional directing credits include Sundance Summer Theatre, Hale Orem Center Theater, Utah Shakespeare Festival NAPP, and Okoboji Summer Theatre. Regional performances include shows at TimeLine Theatre, American Blues Theatre, Writers Theatre, Court Theatre, Northlight Theatre, Chicago Shakespeare Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre, Marriott Lincolnshire Theatre, Ravinia, Peninsula Players, and Pioneer Theatre Company. Film work includes the current Book of Mormon Video Series, Just Let Go, The Cokeville Miracle, and The Unborn. A two-time Jeff award winner, she was named the Chicago Tribune’s 2003 Theatre “Chicagoan of the Year.” AEA, SAG-AFTRA, SDC; MA in Arts Management, Southern Utah University, 2015; MFA in Acting, The Theatre School at DePaul University, 2000; BFA in Music/Dance/Theatre, Brigham Young University, 1996.