Kayte Zhang, (pronounced like "Kate") is an actor, singer, seamstress, and mystery lover currently living in New York City. Originally from Arizona, Kayte has performed throughout the US, including at College Light Opera Company, Phoenix Theatre, and TheatreSquared. Though primarily a performer, Kayte has worked in many aspects of performing arts both on and off stage. Her experience includes five years as a costume maker and dresser for musical theatre and opera productions and, most recently, as a development intern at Ma-Yi Theatre Company, an off-Broadway company focused on producing works by Asian American playwrights. As an arts administrator, Kayte is interested in finding innovative ways to develop audiences for performing arts that match our society's rapidly changing relationship with social media and entertainment.
Kayte earned dual Bachelor of Music degrees from Arizona State University in Music Theatre and Vocal Performance. In her free time, she likes to take long walks in idyllic brownstone neighborhoods, listen to NPR podcasts, and dote over every dog she meets.