BELGIUM, Antwerp (Naedts)
Associate Teacher (2012)
New York University-Atlantic Studio
Atlantic Theater Company Acting School Professional Conservatory
ATC Evening and Spring Conservatory
New York, NY
Katie Bull has been coaching vocal production professionally for over 25 years. Refer to her website for an overview of her numerous award winning clients in film, television, and theater—both freelance, and at various studios & universities—that Katie has coached. Katie is currently the Head of Vocal Production at Atlantic Studio NYU/TISCH, and the founder of Whole Body Voice. In addition to her work as a vocal production coach for the speaking voice, Katie is also a critically acclaimed jazz singer, composer (BMI), and recording artist; the Artistic Director of The Bull Family Orchestra an inter-arts theater company; a published playwright; and a jazz writer. Katie grew up in a family of post-modern improvisational dancers and painters and is influenced by inter-arts aesthetics and improvisational process. Katie explores the integration of Fitzmaurice Voicework® with the central premise that the whole body speaks. She received a NARAS Grammy Nomination Consideration in 2011. Her album All Hot Bodies Radiate was voted #6 on the NPR Jazz Critics Top Ten Poll for Best Jazz Album, 2015.
An IRB certified graduate researcher in 2016, Katie's inter-disciplinary thesis on the phenomenon of vocal fry titled "Fried: The Sound of the 21st Century" is available on the NYU/Gallatin Graduate Thesis site and intended for wider publication. Currently certifying in the Feldenkrais Technique©, she is a NYC8 Feldenkrais© AssociateTeacher. Katie splits her time between the Woodstock area of the Catskill mountains in upstate New York and Harlem, Manhattan. She is the mother of Hannajane & Hudson and an organic gardener, dedicated to sustainable micro-farming and environmental advocacy.
MA Inter-disciplinary Voice, NYU/Gallatin; BFA Theatre Arts, SUNY-Purchase.
Specializations: Acting, Movement, Presence, Private Coaching, Singing, Social Justice