Kate Lass is a Chicago-based actor and fight choreographer. Originally from Nashville, TN, Kate moved to Chicago to attend Columbia College, where she graduated in 2014 with a BA in Acting and a double minor in Stage Combat and English Literature. Since then, her work has been seen all over Chicago, including at Strawdog Theatre, Teatro Vista, The Barrens Theatre Company, and the Unrehearsed Shakespeare Company, where she is a company member. She has also choreographed for Nashville Repertory Theatre, Act I Theatre, and Berry College Theatre Company.

Kate is an Advanced Actor Combatant with the Society of American Fight Directors and has been on staff at numerous SAFD regional workshops, including The National Stage Combat Workshop, Winter Wonderland Workshop, Cease and Desist, and the Brawl of America. She regularly assists Fight Master Chuck Coyl at the Actors Gymnasium in Evanston.