Katie has written 8 plays, 2 musicals and directed 70 staged productions. She is very excited to make "Good Morning America" in New York CIty the 71rst staged production on her director's resume. Along with writing and directing, she has done many shows as an actress, singer and dancer. Some of her favorite roles as an actress include the part of the "The Dancing Statue of Liberty" in Yakov Smirnoff's Broadway New York special "As long as We Both Shall Laugh," "Cinderella", "Belle" in the Christmas Carol, Kathryn in "Enemy of The People" in a Midwest tour directed by Diane Paulus, Marcella in an "Irish Rose's Turn" at the Duplex Cabaret in New York City, and "Mara" in numerous productions, of her original musical "The Dream Cafe Musical" at venues such as the beautiful Pabst Theater in Milwaukee, Redeemer Presbyterian Concert Hall in New York City, The Athenaeum Theater in Chicago, The Door County Auditorium, Door County, Wisconsin, and The Villa Terra Theater in Milwaukee. "The Dream Cafe Musical!" will soon be coming to a yet to be determined new magical venue in 2020.
But first things first! As artistic director of Sacred Noise Society, Inc., and Klare Productions, Inc., Katie is thrilled to be able to bring this very special play: "Good Morning Miss America!" by Dr. Phyllis Yes to New York City! Our company is looking to do a good old fashioned American tour when we are finished with our run in the big Apple. She is very excited to be able to play the Character of "Sammy" sister to Jane in this production of "Good Morning Miss America"!
Katie's love of the arts and education has brought her career from Iowa to New York City, Chicago, Miami, Milwaukee and Door County. She is more than excited to bring this beautiful and meaningful show back to her favorite city on the planet. Get a ticket and come join the gang! We will see you there.