Charín Álvarez was born in Mexico and started acting in 1996 in Chicago. She has worked at Teatro Vista, Steppenwolf Theatre, Victory Gardens Theatre, Writer’s Theatre, Goodman Theatre, Court Theatre, Remy Bumppo Theatre, About Face Theatre, Chicago Children’s Theatre, Apple Tree Theatre, Teatro Luna, and Aguijon Theater.
- "Lettie" Victory Gardens Theatre
- "Oedipus El Rey" Victory Gardens Theatre
- "Two Sisters and a Piano" Apple Tree Theatre
- "Our Lady of the Underpass" Teatro Vista