Kate Dunn

'Us 50' Alumna Dancer

Kate Dunn originates from Australia where at the age of 16, she won a RAD scholarship to study at England’s Royal Ballet School. Returning to Australia, she was invited to join Sydney Dance Company as a principal artist performing in The Protecting VeilPiano SonataBeauty and the Beast and Synergy with Synergy. As a founding member of Gideon Obarzanek’s Chunk Move, Kate collaborated on BoneheadFast IdolHydra and the ABC film Wet. Whilst freelancing, she was honoured to join Stephen Page’s Bangarra Dance Theatre, touring Ochres around Australia. Some of her choreographic work includes Bruce Beresford’s Paradise Road and I.D., Mac Cosmetics’ Glamour Daze worldwide campaign and RIO at the NY Musical Theatre Festival. Kathryn continues to choreograph musical theatre and her own works whilst teaching master classes around the US, Europe and Australia. She is currently creating a dance television series and dance documentary series for the US.