Katherine George

Katherine George (Yummy) is an Afro-Latina performer, director, writer, and educator from the Bronx, NY by the way of the Dominican Republic. She received a BA in Theater from Brooklyn College. Recent acting credits include: Uncle Rooster (The Brick), Gunshot Medley (Hi-Arts),The Unusual Tale of Mary and Joseph’s Baby (NYC Fringe Festival). She has recently become an acting alumni of the 24-Hour Plays: Nationals program. She is also starring in the web-series, #LoveMyRoomie. As a director, she has assisted directors such as Liesl Tommy and Niegel Smith and recently made her debut with, This Is How We Heal (Wild Project). As a writer, she has won several titles within national and international spoken-word poetry slams. She also co-wrote, Black and Blue (NYC Fringe Festival). As a vocalist, she has performed on stages such as Carnegie Hall, the Paradise Theater, the Apollo Theater, and most recently was a background vocalist for Jennifer Lopez for her 2017 NBC Fourth of July performance. She is excited to be playing with the rest of the incredible cast of LOCKED UP BITCHES!