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BIOGRAPHY & REVIEWS

SINGER | ACTOR | MUSICIAN | COMPOSER

“KATIE WESTON IS AUSTRALIAN MUSIC THEATRE’S ANSWER TO ALANIS MORISSETTE”
theatrepeople.com.au

 

“KATIE ILLUMINATES THE ROOM WITH HER PERFORMANCE ENERGY AND POWERFUL VOCAL PALETTE...”

The Baker Boys Band

 

“WESTON SETS THE BAR SKY HIGH...”

Simon Parris

“A POWERHOUSE VOICE.
KATIE WESTON IS THE FULL PACKAGE.”

Take The Mic Australia

“A SINGER, SONGWRITER, ACTOR AND MULTI-INSTRUMENTALIST PAR EXCELLENCE. IT’S ALMOST STUPID HOW TALENTED SHE IS.”

Beat Magazine

Katie Weston is a singer, actor, musician, composer, music director and teacher. Weston is a two-time award winning Lead Actress for the Music Theatre Guild of Victoria, having most recently starred as Lindsay in the world premiere of new Australian film “Suddenly: A Short New Musical”, part of the official selection for the Montreal Film Festival. Katie has also worked with the Melbourne Theatre Company (MTC), starred as Cathy in "The Last 5 Years" (2017) and recently as Natasha in “Iron Chin: The Hustle” short film. She is also a Green Room Award nominated Musical Director for her work on the hugely successful "Legally Blonde" (2019). Weston fronted her powerhouse band with the mesmerising self-produced "Uninvited: The Songs of Alanis Morissette" after her sell-out performance at Chapel Off Chapel in 2019. Weston is also an acclaimed musical-theatre composer, having released original musicals: "Sugartown" (2015) and songs from the widely successful "Falling Forward" (2019). She is currently composer of an exciting new Australian musical collaboration to be announced in 2022. Weston is a sought after live vocalist and keyboard player, fronting international corporate bands The Baker Boys, The White Tree and her own Katie Weston Band. This Summer, Katie will be releasing her new EDM single “Conversation Ended” with co-producer Neyana. Her previous releases include original pop-rock EP “Say The Word” in 2011 with single “I’ve Been Waiting” and her debut single “This Is What I Really Want” (2007). .

Katie's other notable theatre credits include: "Vivid White" Principal Swing (MTC), "Jesus Christ Superstar" Mary Magdalene (CLOC), "Chicago" Roxie Hart (WMTC), and "RENT" Maureen (Whitehorse). Weston holds a Masters Degree in Contemporary Voice (Melbourne University, MCM), Bachelor's Degree in Music Composition (VCA), Adv.Dip of Jazz Music Performance (NMIT) and a Post Graduate Diploma in Teaching (La Trobe).

Katie is the Head of Music at Leibler Yavneh College during daylight hours.

Katie is proudly represented by Ian White Management.