Kaysy Ostrom is a working teaching artist in the Greater Seattle area. She has years of experience teaching theatre to ages pre-K – teenagers. Currently, she teaches with Studio East, Youth Theatre Northwest, Seattle Theatre Goup and Act Theatre. Through working with these arts organizations she’s had the opportunity to helm after-school classes and workshops at schools including Lakeview Elementary, Sunset Elementary, Carl Sanburg Elementary, Alcott Elementary, Cascadia Montessori, Chestnut Montessori, Frank Wagner Elementary, and Redmond High School.
Her teaching specialties are creative drama, story drama, play creation, playwriting, acting technique, singing technique, audition workshops, music direction, musical theatre, scene study, and choreography.
Kaysy is a proud graduate of Seattle Children’s Theatre’s TAT Lab: an eight-month professional development program for Washington State teaching artists, with a focus on supporting arts education as part of basic education in K-12 school. Read more about this exciting program here.
Kaysy is always looking for more teaching opportunities! Contact her here!
Current and Upcoming classes
This fall, Kaysy teaches with Studio East, Youth Theatre Northwest, and Seattle Theatre Group.
Kaysy’s Mondays are spent at Frank Wagner Elementary. As a part of STG’s Disney Musicals in Schools program, Kaysy along with teaching partner, Daniela, is helping a fabulous school team to direct The Jungle Book!
Kaysy’s Tuesdays and Thursdays are spent at Youth Theatre Northwest directing “The Adventures of Rikki-Tikki-Tavi”, her first mainstage production!
Kaysy’s Wednesdays and Fridays are spent at Redmond High School where she teaches for Act Theatre’s Young Playwrights Program.