Eileen is an actor, improviser, and singer based in Cincinnati, OH.
She is a member of OTRimprov (Citybeat Magazine's Best Improv/Sketch Troupe 2014-2020), ComedySportz Cincinnati, a Red Nose Doc for Healthy Humor Inc at Cincinnati Children's Hospital, part of The Golden Girls Murder Mystery (Rose Nylund) and Hocus Pocus (Mary Sanderson) for Unique Event Productions LLC, a detective with Cincinnati Dinner Detective, and one half of the comedy team, Two Sketchy Dames. In 2019, she became the Associate Artistic Director of Powel Crosley Theatre in Sarasota, FL.
Two Sketchy Dames has performed at IF Cincy, Detroit Improv Festival, Gatlinburg Improv Festival, and are headliners for the Damn Good Improv Festival in Louisville, KY.
When not performing, Eileen is coaching improv troupes and facilitating workshops on acting technique, improvisation, applied improvisation for the corporate world, and using improv for meditation and mindfulness. Eileen received her Musical Theatre degree from Ohio Northern University and her improv training from Second City Chicago.
With all of her free time, she also works at Three Sweet Girls Cakery. She is a marathoner both in running and chowing down on Reese's Cups and Peppermint Patties. To keep up with her insanity: Website: eileen-earnest.com Instagram: @enonpixie.
This much and more to her husband, Scott, and her turtles Ren and Kohl.
Current and Upcoming Projects
Crosley Christmas-Holiday Songs and Fables-Powel Crosley Theatre @Manatee Performing Arts Center (Dec 9-19, 2021)
A Literary Feast: Ernest Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald-Powel Crosley Theatre @Manatee Performing Arts Center, Sarasota, FL (Jan 13-23, 2022)
At Home with the Dames-Online Sketch and Improv Comedy Show, available to stream at @TwoSketchyDamesCincy
Puck-A Midsummer Night's Dream-SouthBank Shakes, KY
Mrs. White-Clue-Crossroads Rep Theatre, IN
Guilia-I Loved, I Lost, I Made Spaghetti-Crossroads Rep Theatre, IN
Clown 2, The 39 Steps-Falcon Theatre, KY
Traveler, The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, IN
50% Comedy, 50% Improv, 100% Fabulous. Alison Rampa and Eileen Earnest are Two Sketchy Dames full of wine & funny and they are ready to perform some make-em-ups and sketch comedy for you.
Check us out here: Two Sketchy Dames
Both a member of OTRi and a part of OTRimprov's House Team Roosterwolf! Howldoodledoo! Check our website for show details!
A nonprofit arts organization devoted to applying the principles of healthcare clowning to any setting where children and others in pain or distress need the distraction and levity that only a healthcare clown can bring.
Competitive Improv for Everyone ages 7-97! It's comedy played as a sport, like Whose Line Is it Anyway? Matches held at MadCap Education Center. Click here for show info!
The Dinner Detective provides a hilarious evening of Murder Mystery dinner theater, a Four-Course meal, and a prize package for the top sleuth!