Statera Members - Tennessee

Cunningham, Katie
Knoxville, TN

Performer, Educator


Katie Cunningham (she/her) is a Knoxville, TN-based actor, educator, and theatre-maker. Katie appears regularly in the acting company at Clarence Brown Theatre (CBT), the professional regional theatre affiliated with the University of Tennessee (UT). Also for CBT/UT: Voice and Text Coach; undergraduate acting teacher. Recent acting work includes: Lashes (SAG Short Film); Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley at American Stage; and the 2018 and 2019 seasons at Utah Shakespeare Festival, where Katie played Lady Macbeth in Macbeth; Rebecca Heminges/Anne Hathaway Shakespeare in The Book of Will; Maria in Twelfth Night; Emilia in Othello and Isabelle/Sabine in The Liar. Other theatre: Asolo Rep (multiple seasons) and a host of regional stages across the country. In NYC: TACT/The Actors’ Company Theatre; NY Fringe; and more. Teaching: McCarter Theatre Center; University of Tennessee; FSU/Manatee School for the Arts. Training: B.A., UNC Chapel Hill; M.F.A. Acting, FSU/Asolo Conservatory. Proud union member (AEA & SAG-AFTRA).