Catherine Hanna ~ LifePlay Teaching Artist

Catherine Hanna

LifePlay Teaching Artist

Catherine Hanna is an Applied Theater Practitioner, which brings together her roles as a humanitarian, educator, performer and theater-maker. She has a Master's in Educational Theater from New York University and a BA in Sociology and International Development. She works as a freelance facilitator in various settings both nationally and internationally.

Her work emphasizes performance-based methods for professional and personal development, education, cultural exchange, community building, storytelling and original theater performance-making.

Catherine spent six years developing and directing a Teacher Exchange program in Uganda and started a girl's Art's for Empowerment program in Kibera, Kenya.

What Makes Catherine Passionate or Interesting?

As an artist, she often works collaboratively to create original performances designed around themes of reconciliation, connection and humanizing storytelling.