Katherine Bourne is an actor, producer and teaching artist living in Chicago. She has performed with Red Theater, The House Theater of Chicago, Route 66 Theatre, Raven Theatre, The Back Room Shakespeare Project, The Gift Theatre, and brings Shakespeare to high school students with A Crew of Patches. She is on staff as an instructor with Black Box Acting. You can hear her voice through many anime characters (Overlord, Dance With Devils, etc) with Funimation Entertainment. Most recently, she filmed a role in the pilot of Lovecraft Country for HBO (2019), worked as a producer on Eat Your Heart Out (short, Audience Choice at Elevated Films Chicago Shorts Showcase) and produced and acted in Cool for Five Seconds, a short film that will hit the festival circuit in 2019.
She spent seven years in Dallas, TX, where she was a cofounder and producer of Shakespeare in the Bar and TRIBE, for which she was named a 2016 Dallas Mastermind and awarded a Best of Big D win. She worked as an actor across the DFW metroplex, and is an ensemble member at Undermain Theatre.