Kathy Winchell, Alpharetta Georgia
Acting Instructor, Classes and Virtual Lessons
KRCS Middle School and Upper School Musical Theater, Technical Theater, Acting and TV/Film Teacher, Theater Director and Technical Theater Director
Fine Arts Academy Private Acting Coach for Stage and Screen
International Thespian Society Troupe #7445 Director
Jr. International Thespian Society Troupe Director
Ms. Winchell has 30+ years experience as a community theater director, acting teacher, and acting coach for both stage and film. Her talent for directing and teaching has impacted artists for over 25 years. She has directed shows through RISPA, CYT, Chattahoochee High School, Agape Players, Atlanta Studio Theater, Kings Ridge Christian School, and Innovative Family Theater, which she co-founded in 2005. Many of Kathy’s students have appeared on television, in films, and on Broadway. Kathy has also worked with the Broadway Dreams Foundation, where she had the distinct honor to assistant direct at the Alliance Theater under Broadway director and Olivier Award Nominee, Stafford Arima. Kathy is a member of the Education Theater Association.
Ms. Winchell is also a working actress with Atlanta representation. She began acting on stage and can now be seen playing opposite Emmy Award winner Tony Hale, in the feature film Brave New Jersey, and she recently wrapped the thriller, Jacob’s Ladder. Graduating from Ashford University with a B.A. in English, she is a former Civil War re-enactor and a published writer whose works can be found in The Heart of a Father, Bethany House Publishing and Christmas Miracles, St. Martin’s Press.