Kate Clarke is an Assistant Professor of Theatre at the University of New Mexico, where she specializes in acting, voice, and movement techniques. Previously, she was the Program Director of Theatre at Juniata College in Huntingdon, PA.
A graduate of Oberlin College (B.A. 1990), and the University of Washington's Professional Actor Training Program (MFA, 2000), Kate brings 15 years of experience to coaching actors, creating dynamic theatre classes (both privately and at the college level), and to cultivating holistic practices for actors and singers through movement and voice work.
Kate is an Associate teacher of Fitzmaurice Voicework®, and a certified instructor of Open Source Forms. She is also a skilled singer, actress, movement theatre artist and voice talent.
Her teaching pedagogy includes: Fitzmaurice Voicework ®, Viewpoints, Suzuki, Laban, Alexander Technique, Stella Adler and Meisner studio work, Shakespeare, Musical Theatre, Singing, and Low Flying Trapeze. She is a member of VASTA, Screen Actors Guild and Actors Equity.