Katherine Michelle Tanner
Katherine is a professional actress, writer, director, singer, choreographer, composer and teacher. As an actress she is best known for her multi-award winning performance of the one woman play The Amish Project (Off Broadway and US Tour). Regional Theatre favorites include Proof, August Osage County, Hamlet, Suddenly Last Summer, Metamorphoses, The Drowning Girls, The Glass Menagerie, The Last Five Years, Charm, A Doll's House, Picasso's Women and many more. Films include Waiting on Mary, The Darndest Things, The Crimson Cloak, 15 Minutes of Faye, A Chance to Live and Respire Mon Amie. She is the voice for the award winning PBS Television Series, Diamond's Along the Highway. Katherine recently won the Playwriting competition at CLUTCH Productions in NY for her suffragist musical NINETEEN. She has written and composed the plays Shakespeare's Lovers, Idiot Servant, Echoes, Thumbelina, The Little Match Girl, The Enchanted Toy Shop, Pippi Longstocking and her film directorial debut The Crimson Cloak. Originally from Hastings, Minnesota Katherine now lives in Sarasota, Florida where she is owner and Artistic Director of TREE FORT PRODUCTIONS, a performing arts studio with classes for all ages in acting-singing-dancing-film-photography-editing & composing. She holds a B.A. triple major -St. Olaf College and M.F.A in Acting -F.S.U. Asolo Theatre Conservatory. www.katherinemichelletanner.com. For performance tours, concerts and master classes contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org.