KATIE SHERRARD - ACTOR

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BIOGRAPHY

Katie is an actress and writer who studied Drama and German at the University of Bristol. She is an associate artist for theatre company, Bucket Club, and she is mentored by actor Andrew Scott. Credits include PRURIENCE at Southbank Centre, LORRAINE AND ALAN at Battersea Arts Centre followed by a UK Tour and GATE at Cockpit Theatre. Katie also writes and performs solo comedy plays, recent credits include CAUTIONARY KATE at Pleasance Theatre and EXIT NUMBER 8 at King’s Head Theatre. Katie is really excited to be performing in The Tempest with The HandleBards.

My Favourite Thing About The HandleBards:

The total joy and imagination that fuels a HandleBards show. Oh and the fabulous shorts.

If Shakespeare Was Alive Today:

I’d take him to a karaoke bar and demand that we sing Dire Straits, Romeo and Juliet, together. He’d smash it.

The Biggest Adventure I've Ever Had:

Working as an English teacher in Vietnam. My friend and I had unknowingly been assumed to be guest performers at a school festival. The only song my friend and I could think of as we were pushed onto stage was ‘If You’re Happy And You Know It Clap Your Hands’. We maintain that slow clapping still counts.

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