Katy is a versatile performer with accomplished skills and a wealth of experience in presenting, children’s entertainment, singing, acting, voice over work and storytelling. Her career in children’s presenting and entertainment has spanned over seven years taking her to all corners of the world to make children and their parents laugh and learn through song, story and games.

She has performed lead roles in major UK pantomimes and theatre shows including the west end. She is a very familiar voice and face on the BBC’s pre school channel CBeebies, presenting daily links in the CBeebies house, their flagship cookery show ‘I Can Cook’, appearances in ‘Justin’s House’ and the CBeebies pantomimes.

Katy is very passionate about healthy living, creativity, stories and travel. She is an active mother, adventurer, singer and more recently, artist.





2013-18 Presenter on CBeebies South Africa presentation for CBeebies

2015 Presenter on ‘Katy’s Monster Band’ on Ta DaKids for YouTube

2011-18 Presenter on CBeebies UK presentation for CBeebies

2014 Mrs Darling in ‘Peter Pan’ for CBeebies 

2014 Presenter on ‘Your CBeebies’ for CBeebies (pilot)

2014 Presenter on CBeebies Prom at The Albert Hall for CBeebies

2014 Guest presenter on ‘Justin’s House’ (series 3) for CBeebies

2012 Cook in ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’ for CBeebies 

2012 Presenter on ‘I Can Cook on the go’ (series 4) for CBeebies

2012 Guest presenter on Justin’s House (Series 1) CBeebies

2011 Cook in ‘Strictly Cinderella’ for CBeebies

2011 Presenter on I Can Cook with you (Series 3) for CBeebies

2010 Aladdin in ‘Aladdin’ for CBeebies

2010 Presenter on I Can Cook (Series 2) for CBeebies

2010 Funky Fairy in ‘Jack and Jill’ for CBeebies

2009 Presenter on Can Cook (Series 1) for CBeebies

2010-18 ‘Katy’s Family Fun show!’ at various festivals and shopping centres in the UK 

2011-15 ‘I Can Cook Live!’ at The Good Food and Wine show in South Africa

2015 ‘Time with Katy’ Butlins UK Tour 

2013-14 ‘I Can Cook Live!’ Butlins UK Tour

2012-14 ‘CBeebies Live!’ Three UK arena tours

2011 ‘Katy’s Roadshow’ UK Tour in Regional Theatres across the UK

2017 Fairy Godmother in ‘Cinderella’ at the Albert Halls in Bolton

2016 Grandma in ‘Stig of the Dump’ at the Arts Theatre West End

2016 Narrator for ‘Wonderland’ at St. Georges in Bristol

2015 The Forest Fairy in ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’ at Theatre Royal in Bath 

2014 Fairy Godmother in ‘Cinderella’ at The Anvil in Basingstoke

2012 Peter Pan in ‘Peter Pan’ at The Empire Theatre in Sunderland

2011 Peter Pan in ‘Peter Pan’ at The Central Theatre in Chatham

2010 Peter Pan in ‘Peter Pan’ at The Alban Arena in St. Albans 

2009 Various Roles in ‘Our Tudors’ at The Electric Theatre, Guildford

2017 Vocals on Christmas stories and carols by Campbell Books

2017 Vocals for bedtime stories and lullabies by Campbell Books

2015 Vocalist on sing along for Syria Album 

2014 Lead vocalist for ‘The Great Big Gig’ at The Royal Festival Hall

2014 Vocalist on Lucy Cousins treasury of Nursery Rhymes book

2014 Vocalist on Lucy Cousins Bedtime Rhymes book

2013 Vocalist on ‘Pippa’s Poppet’s’ pre school sing along album 

2013 Vocalist on ‘Andy and the Odd Socks’ Album for children

2011 Choir director for The Bristol Children’s choir

2011 Choir director for The St.Michael’s children’s choir

2009-16 Vocalist on the bedtime song, seasonal songs and the days of the week song

2006-09 Lead Vocalist for Exeter University Jazz Orchestra 

2006-09 Vocalist in The Sylvan Road Jazz trio

2007-09 Choir Director for Exeter University Soul Choir

2007 Choir Director for Rock Choir in Sidmouth

2017 Narration on Christmas stories and carols by Campbell Books

2017 Narration for bedtime stories and lullabies by Campbell Books

2014 Audio book for ‘Florentine and Pig’ by Eva Katzler and Jess Mikhail

2014 Audiobook for ‘There were ten in the bed’

2015 Narrator on ‘Charlie and Lola’ story for CBeebies Storytime App

2009-12 Voiceover for ‘I Can Cook’ games on CBeebies website 

2009-15 Voice over for various website games, advertisements and apps for CBeebies 

BA (Hons) Degree Drama at The University of Exeter

Ecole Jacques Lecoq, Paris

Commedia dell’arte – Antonio Fava, Italy