is excited to get back to acting with a talented director & cast in her 1st show at Elmwood Playhouse! Prior to 5 years as Exec. Dir. of Garrison Art Ctr, Katie acted in Little Creek (Lucille) Blue Horse Theater Company, Don’t Lie to Me (Rita) Aery Short Play Festival. NYC/Regional work: A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Titania) 78th St. Theatre Lab, Rosemary Abingdon Theatre, Little Shop of Horrors (Audrey) Lyric Theatre; Cabaret (Sally) Theatre Arlington, Assassins (Squeaky) at Theatre 3 in Dallas. Directing: Arms and the Man (Boomerang), Fantasticks, Emotional Creature, Midsummer Night’s Firefly & Fairy Festival all with EMBARK Peekskill. BA Music/Theater UNC, MA Arts Admin.-Goucher, 2-yr Meisner-Esper, Lincoln Center Directors’ Lab, EST Actor/Dir Lab. Katie is working to launch Theatre in the Wood, developing its first production: a traveling immersive music/theatre/dining experience.

As A Cast Member:

Kimberly Dawson