PIANO BAR, OPEN MIC WITH Katie Weston
Katie Weston is a singer, actor, musician, composer, music director and teacher. She has a Master’s Degree in Contemporary Voice (Melb Uni/MCM) and is a Green Room Award nominated Musical Director (Legally Blonde 2019). Weston is also a two-time award winning Lead Actress for the Music Theatre Guild of Victoria, with acting credits at Melbourne Theatre Company and Melbourne Recital Centre.
Weston and her band are currently touring Australia as front-woman of Uninvited: The Songs of Alanis Morissette.
She is an in-demand live vocalist and keyboardist, performing onstage and in studios across Australia and internationally. Her powerhouse vocals feature as front-woman and keyboardist for international corporate bands The Baker Boys, The White Tree and her own Katie Weston Music, producing elite live music entertainment. For many years prior, Weston did the pub and club rock cover-band circuit fronting her band STELLAR, with long residencies at Melbourne’s Crown Casino and live music institutions. Weston’s original EP Say The Word is on Spotify & iTunes with support slots for Thirsty Merc, Sarah McLoud (Superjesus) and BlueJuice at The Australian Open. Weston is an industry panel judge for Take The Mic Australia country-wide singing competitions and is an in demand musical theatre composer, having released two original musicals, including her highly acclaimed Falling Forward (2019), and currently in workshops for a new, exciting Australian work to be produced nation-wide and beyond.
By day, Weston is Head of Music at Leibler Yavneh College in Melbourne, a specialist singe-actor voice coach.