Kaysy Ostrom is an actress, teaching artist, playwright, and singer-songwriter from Seattle, Washington. She is a graduate of Southern Methodist University where she received a BFA in Theatre Studies with an emphasis in acting and playwriting. Kaysy has acted with many theatres, including Storybook Theatre, SecondStory Repertory Theatre, Copious Love Productions, and PRISM Movement Company. She is an award winning playwright, winner of SMU’s 2015 Rosenfield Award for Excellence in Playwriting and the 2015 Audience Choice Award for Best Play at the 8 in 48 Festival for Young Audiences in Meridian, Idaho. She also pens original songs that you can find on YouTube under the username kaysyconundrum. Her most popular song has over 65,000 views. Kaysy is a proud graduate of Seattle Children Theatre’s TAT Lab: a professional training lab for Washington State teaching artists. You can find her teaching theatre classes at Studio East and Youth Theatre Northwest!
Current and Upcoming Projects:
Kaysy is thrilled to be one of three actresses playing King Lear in an all female-identified cast of Shakespeare’s famous play. Performances at the Slate Theatre August 3 – 10th. Buy tickets here.
Kaysy is proud to announce she’ll be in the premiere production of Storybook Theatre’s The Tortoise and the Hare playing the role of the fish! Performances will be in October and November. Visit the Storybook theatre website for ticket information!
Kaysy is full-time teaching Talespinners play creation summer camps for 6 & 7 year old with Studio East! In the fall she’ll be teaching with Studio East, Youth Theatre Northwest, and Seattle Theatre Group! Visit her teaching artistry page for more information.