Aleksandr Kartushin graduated from the Kishinev City Theatre Lyceum. In 2000 he started working at the Russian Drama Theatre of the Republic of Karelia.
Over the years, he worked in the theatres of Moscow and Kishinev. Since 2011 he has been the artist of the Non-State Authors’ Theatre Ad LIBERUM.
He is the laureate of the Onega Mask Award in the Best Male Role nomination for playing the role of Anuchkin in the play Marriage.
Since 2020 Aleksandr has been working in the Karelian State Philharmonic.