Meme García (they/them) is an actor, playwright and teaching artist currently based out of Ashland, OR. They are a graduate of the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, where they received an MA in Classical Acting. Meme is a Fulbright Scholar and holds degrees in theatre and women and gender studies from Seattle University. Originally from El Salvador, they are committed to reshaping the way society understands and interprets classical texts and stories, as well as creating theatre which subverts cultural norms while raising major questions about gender, race, and class inequality. They were a member of Oregon Shakespeare Festivals acting company for the past two seasons. Previously Meme has worked with Wooden O, Seattle Repertory Theatre, eSe Teatro, Strawberry Workshop Theatre, Book-It Repertory Theatre, Intiman, Seattle Shakespeare Company, upstart crow collective, The Merc Theatre, the Actor’s Shakespeare Project in Boston and Freehold Theatre.
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