Katie Kleiger is an actor based in New York City, and is a graduate of the University of Minnesota/Guthrie BFA Actor Training Program. Before attending the U of MN/Guthrie Program, she spent two years at the Interlochen Arts Academy, where she received a Young Artist Award in Theatre. In 2011, she was chosen as a YoungArts Theater Finalist, and has since gone back to work with the YoungArts foundation as an actor in their Alumni Backyard Gala under the direction of Bill T. Jones. Over the course of her training, she has had the pleasure of learning with The Globe Theater Education program, and has had workshops with such notables as John Barton, Barbara Houseman, and Ken Washington.