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Katy Ashworth 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.
Katy 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.
Her natural bond with children has developed through 8 years’ experience as a children's themed party entertainer, 5 years’ experience teaching under sixes drama and running children’s’ choirs in schools across the UK. Katy achieved a first class degree in Drama from the University of Exeter and has trained at Jaques le Coques in France and in Commedia dell'arte in Italy. She has run several adult and children choirs including Rock Choir (as seen on BBC1), The Exeter University Soul choir and the Bristol Children's Choir.
She is the proud Mum to her young son Charlie and spends her spare time immersed in her family, friends, music and travel.