bio & resume


Katherine Wilkinson is a director and producer based in New York City.

Katherine has spent the last decade creating new ensemble-driven performance throughout the US and abroad. She has created work in Australia, India, Japan, Greece, Mexico, and England.

Katherine has developed work with Classical Theatre of Harlem, Juilliard, WP Theatre, Signature Theatre, Columbia Stages, The Magic Theatre, SITI Company, Suzuki Company of Toga, Zen Zen Zo, Deborah Hay, GenEnCo, Fusebox Festival, Movement Research, The Watermill Center, The VORTEX, The Oklahoma Contemporary, among others. Katherine has assisted Anne Bogart, Sam Gold, Whitney White, and Robert Wilson.

As a music video artist, her work has premiered on Billboard, Vice and Afropunk.

Katherine is the founder and producing artistic director of  Gale Theatre Company. Gale is an award winning ensemble dedicated to developing new performance and fostering ongoing artistic training and collaboration.  Gale’s work has been seen at the NOLA Fringe Festival, Houston Fringe, The VORTEX, Ground Floor Theatre, UT Austin, Oklahoma Contemporary and Columbia University.

Katherine has taught devising, performance, and acting at the University of Queensland (Australia), UT Austin, and Columbia University.

MFA, Directing, Columbia University
Campbell Award for Leadership Recipient
Faculty Assistant to Anne Bogart, Head of Directing

BA, Performance Studies, UNC Chapel Hill

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