EL HURACAN by Charise Castro Smith, directed by Laurie Woolery. Photo by T. Charles Erickson, 2018.

Megumi Katayama

Megumi Katayama (Sound Designer, Composer) is an M.F.A. candidate at Yale School of Drama, where her credits include Henry VI Part 3, The Winter’s Tale, In the Palm of a Giant, and Sweat. Other credits: El Huracán (Yale Repertory Theatre); Spine Line Awake: Manuel Neri Redux (Yale University Art Gallery, selected for featured emerging artist exhibit at Prague Quadrennial 2019); Untitled Ke$ha Project, The Whale in the Hudson, Non-Player Character, the feels…(kms), Fuck Her, One Big Breath, The Red Tent, The Quonsets, Current Location, Butterfly’s Fear (Yale Cabaret); Dwight/Edgewood Project ’17 and 18’ (Yale Rep/School of Drama). At Yale Rep, she was also the associate sound designer for Rude Mechs’s Field Guide, and assistant sound designer and engineer on Mary Jane and Seven Guitars. Megumi is originally from Japan and holds a B.F.A. in theater from the University of Central Oklahoma.

Affiliation: Yale