Co-Founder & Director of FTA Productions
Founder of Redwood Theatre Company & Redwood Ice Theatre
Co-Host of the Performing on the Edge Podcast
Carmen Mitchell grew up as a competitive figure skater and ballet dancer. She now works as a professional singer and actor in both New York and California. Her body of artistic work includes many leading roles in musicals, short films, commercials and professional ice skating shows.
Stage & Film Acting
Carmen is a professional AEA Actor working in both New York City and California.
Carmen has a passion for social justice work. After college, she worked as a performance director for artists with special needs and developmental disabilities. She is also the co-director of the FTA Protest Art Series, creating social awareness and community connection through art.
Dance & Ice Skating
Carmen has performed with several professional ice shows including the National Tour of Disney On Ice, Great America Theme Park, and Snoopy Ice Shows.
During her competitive ice skating career, Carmen became a US Figure Skating double gold medalist and was the Artistic National champion. She also won several artistic awards including "Most Artistic Freeskate" at Showcase competitions in the Bay Area.
She grew up as a classical ballet dancer and has trained in many other styles including lyrical jazz, tap, flamenco, hip hop, and contemporary. Carmen danced as a soloist with the San Francisco Academy of Ballet and Santa Rosa Dance Theater.
Entertaining stories and industry insight from professional show skaters and all types of other performing artists from all over the world.
Songs inspired by powerful character archetypes from Disney, Broadway & Action Hero Stories.
FTA Productions Photo Booth Portrait Series. Creating Social Awareness through art.
Creating opportunities for Adult artists with developmental disabilities.
Owner / Co-Founder of FTA Productions
Working Alongside Bold Brands and Artists to Creating Cutting Edge Media Content
Owner / Founder of Redwood Theatre Company
A non-profit theatre company featuring a professional ice theatre, black box studio productions, virtual shows, and a traveling troupe of professional artists.