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Kate Sherman

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Gender: Female
Age Range: 28 - 35
Height: 152cm
Base Location: Sydney
Available In: Melbourne, Sydney
Skills: Actor, Dancer, Specialist Performer
Hair: Dark Brown
Eye: Hazel
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Memberships: M.E.A.A




2008 Window Prods, Ray Carleson
2006 Shopper

Feature Film

2000 Angie Becker Entertainment, Ezban Storm

Short Film

2007 The Orator Touch Press Productions, Amy Tam


2016 Sister influx theatre, Susie Dee
2016 Ruby MAKEbeLIVE productions, Jo Turner
2013 Battista Quarter Acre Block, Dan Mitchell
2012 Performer/Devisor Campbelltown Arts Centre, Regina Heilman
2011 Performer-Collaborator Legs On The Wall, Patrick Nolan
2010 Augie Cursing The Sea, Michael Pigott
2010 Performer/Collaborator , Lizzie Doyle
2009 Girl Shh Productions, Michal Imielski
2009 Performer La Fura Dels Baus, Younes Bachir
2008 Phoebe Griffin Theatre, Nick Marchant
2008 Matilda Jigsaw Prods, Kate Shearer
2008 August Cursing the Sea, Michael Pigott
2007 Wayfarer Performance Space, Kate Richards/ Matyn Coutts
2007 Performer/Collaborator Legs on the wall, Debrah Batton
2006 Bookeeper B Sharp, Jessica Symes
2006 Physical Perfomer Legs On The Wall, Debra Batton
2006 Malcom STC, Robert Menzies, Arthur Dignam
2005 Kick NIDA, Tony Knight
2005 Sima NIDA, Felix Williamson
2005 Puppeteer Shh Productions, Michal Imielski
2005 Wz NIDA - Directors Project, Lizzie Doyle
2005 Ruth Nida, Tim Maddock
2004 Warner/Whittle NIDA, Jennifer Hagan
2004 Nina NIDA, Terrance Clarke
2004 Flute NIDA, John Sheedy


2009 Cara ABC, Rob Macdonald
2001 Becky Seven Network, Howard Ruby
1998 Amy Grundy


2007 Performer Performance Space, Martyn Coutts/Kate Richards

Corporate Work

2009 Convict Sydney harbour ForeshoreAuthority, Michael Cohen


2016 Researcher Critical Path, Claire Hicks
2015 Dancer Performance Space, Ryuichi Fujimura and Kate Sherman
2014 Dancer Performance Space, Ryuichi Fujimura and Kate Sherman

Training & Additional Notes

2003 - 2005
Professional Development/Training 
Kate Graduated from National Institute of Dramatic Art in (2005) after completing a Bachelor of Acting. 
Marten Bequest Travelling Scholarship recipient - A highly competitive Scholarship for actor training in 2013/2014 to study in New York with dance theatre company Witness Relocation in 2013 and create a solo work with Director Dj Mendel in 2014.
Studied Clown and Bouffon at E’cole Philippe Gaulier in 2012 (funded by The Ian Potter Cultural Trust)
Selected to participate in a dance theatre workshop with Eric Kaiel whose company arch8 productions resides in the Netherlands. (2013)
Directing Scene work classes with acclaimed Director Alkinos Tsiliimidos at 16th Street Actors Studios. 
Workshop with Ian Watson (Crownies, Secret Life of Us, Love My Way) as an Actor for a Directors course at NIDA.
Trained with Born In A Taxi in Ensemble Improvisation (2012)
Ensemble Improvisation John Britton (UK) (2012)

Intensive workshop culminating in a public performance with Witness Relocation (NYC) Dance Theatre Company (2011)
Trained and worked with Legs On The Wall (Sydney’s most renown Physical Theatre Company) from 2006  - 2011.
Intensive Acting classes with Kevin Jackson (Head of Acting at NIDA) 2010/11
Studied Meyerholdts Biomechanics with Tony de Mayer and Clown with Anke Gerber at Mime Centrum in Berlin (2010)
Devising Theatre with text and physicality workshop - Scott Graham co - Artistic Director of Frantic Assembly (UK) (2010)
Devising Theatre workshop - Mike Shepherd from Kneehigh Theatre Company (UK) (2010)
The Body, our Instrument physical workshop - Marcello Magni the co- founder of Theatre de Complicite (UK) (2010)
Intensive Workshop with La Fura Dels Baus Director Younes Bashir (Spain) culminating in a public Performance (2010) 
Selected as a Scope for Artists Participant for 2010. SCOPE (Securing Career Opportunities
and Professional Employment) for Australia's professional dance, physical theatre and circus sectors,

Pact centre for emerging artists master class in devising dance theatre with Lizzie Thompson and Kathy Coghill in (2009)

Clown and Quantum Theatre Workshops with Ira Seidenstein (former Circ Du
Soleil Clown) in (2008), (2009) and (2010)

Zen Zen Zo Physical Theatre Company – Winter Stomp Intensive (2008)

Acrobat Master Class – (2007)

Body Weather classes and intensive - De Quincey Co (2007)

Ben Moroney - Acrobatic Master classes (2001), (2002), (2006), (2008), and (2010) 
NSW Higher School Certificate at Newtown High School Performing Arts (2000)

ONCE UNDER A SKY – Kate is the co – founder of the Independent Theatre Company Cursing The Sea (2007). She co- wrote/created and performed in this work. It has toured to The Brisbane Under the Radar Festival in (2007), The Sydney Fringe Festival in (2010) and was programmed in the Main Stage program at The Old Fitzroy Theatre  (2011). 
GONE TO GROUND – Cursing The Seas new work. We have just done a two week creative development in Hobart funded by Arts Tas and Regional Tas.
FLUX - Recently received funding from The Besen Foundation and support from The Hothouse Theatre – A Month in the Country for a creative development of a new work entitled “Flux”.
VIA EMAIL CORRESPONDENCE EVERY LAST FRIDAY – I have been commissioned by The Campbelltown Coucil to create a short work for a short works night at the Campbelltown Arts Centre curated by Regina Heilman. There will be a residency two weeks prior to the performance which is on the 19th of November.
UNDER DIFFERENT CIRCUMSTANCES– Currently creating a dance/theatre work with Ryuichi Fujimura for Performance Space’s 30 Ways with Time and Space, their 30th Birthday 2 week program.

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Shoe Size: 6
Clothing Size: Female - 8
Waist: 73cm
Bra Size: B
Bust: 84cm
Hip: 83cm
Natural Accent: Australian
Accent Skills: American Standard, Australian, East Coast American, Brooklyn, Cockney, English, Irish, Southern
Hair Length: Long
Hair Style: Straight
Instrumental: Brass
Dance: Contemporary
Singing: Choir, Pop, Rock
Singing Range: Alto
Sport & Athletic: Baseball, Cycling, Gymnastics, Ice Skating, Rock Climbing , Roller Blading, Skate Boarding, Snow Boarding, Swimming, Tennis, Yoga
Circus: Acrobat, Clown, Juggling, Puppeteer, Stilt Walking
Drivers Licence: Car

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