Katrina, donning her
"Necklace of Many Faiths"
Need uplifting or empowerment? Got some big changes on the horizon? Want to
recognize your staff for a job well done—or throw an awesome party when
your spouse turns the
Whatever the case, nun-denominational Sister Katrina can help!
Connecting folks of all faiths, this little soul sister's high energy
and humor has audiences cheering for more. For thought-provoking
content, a fresh perspective,
and lots of laughs—you can count on The Fun Nun of Austin!
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first appearance invokes belly laughs, as she bounces in and starts
improvising with her audience. Sharing childhood stories about her dad
(who raised exotic animals and appeared on What’s My Line?),
she creates a relaxed atmosphere where people can laugh and learn.
Undernearth the hip-hop habit and
youthful demeanor lies a visually challenged, middle-aged mother of three, committed to
bringing her audience joy and leaving them feeling recharged!
Sister Katrina's altar
-ego is teacher and director, Kathryn J. Hume, founder of Express Yourself Academy
and creator of ¡StepsCinco!
(See Home page.) Based in Los Angeles for nine
years and Minneapolis for 19, the award-winning program for kids now operates out of Austin, Texas.
Hume's resume includes many plays, musicals, voiceover
work, and improvi- sation, and most recently she appeared at The
City Theatre in Austin. Kathryn has written a book of poetry for
children and a play about blindness called The Eyes Have It
Sister on her father's Zeeb-Mobile!
Program Titles and Descriptions:
Change—The Other Big “C”
Although change is a natural part of
life, it can often be challenging and overwhelming. Whether yours is work-related or personal, let Sister Katrina (who’s
been through more change than a vending machine) humor and guide
your group through their resistance to tough transitions, providing
tips to cope, and even appreciate—change.
Descenting Skunks—Dealing with Adversities
Everyone has problems. Who we become in relation to our challenges,
disabilities, and setbacks—often emerges as our true and better Self. Hear from a woman whose early years involved smelly
surgeries, in one of her most frequently requested
programs—fillled with stories of childhood inno-scents!
Beautiful, Wise Women—Embrace Your Mid-Years and Beyond
The list is long—menopause, raising teens, marital issues, empty
nesting, ailing and dying parents, divorce, being single, dating,
remarriage—Are We Having Fun Yet? Kick back and let Sister Katrina provide
comfort, comedy, and 10 tips for surviving, thriving, and Stayin' Aliving!
Secrets of the Universe/Sources of Self-Esteem
Learn to break free from fears and false beliefs that hold
you back or keep you from reaching your goals and dreams! This fascinating
topic looks at the link between our thoughts and what's currently
manifesting in our lives. From self-esteem to the law of attraction (and even some quantum
physics!)—audiences love this popular topic, delivered in "layman's
Your New Presentation Skills!
Need to give a speech, a power-point presentation, or a sales pitch?
Let a veteran teacher help! Through theatre games and improv, vocal and
physical exercises, role-play and rehearsal, Sister can help each
participant grow in confidence, poise, and improved delivery
- Humor and Entertainment
- Change and Adversity
- Presentation Skills
- Corporations and Small Businesses
- Parties, Reunions
- Churches, Retreats
Sister Katrina is fun
and uplifting! Delivering thought-provoking material and practical
application, she gets your group laughing and
Your group can relate to her. She's a real woman
with real life experience who’s been
around the block. (Not your typical nun.)
Sisiter’s passionate about helping people realize and
tap into their own Greatness. You'll feel good long after she's gone!
"What a hoot! Sister
Katrina was funny!" —Nicole L., Junior League member, Eau
“Sister Katrina had
me laughing out loud—at the same time
that she touched me very personally.”—Janet L.
was quick to pick up on comments from the children and scaffold them
into her act with warm and nurturing humor. She was quite adept at
keeping the staff entertained as well, without losing either audience.
Sister Katrina’s versatility makes her a fun and engaging
entertainer for every kind of audience, and I highly recommend her
refreshing and delightful approach to entertainment.” —Mary Saul, Principal of Alternative Center for Elementary Students, Austin, TX
would be a stunning and delightful addition to
your event.” —Gail Smogard, Theater
Program Director, Metropolitan State University, Minneapolis, MN
"I found her to be an engaging,
enthusiastic, informative and creative speaker.
I found myself walking away from her presentation
with ‘nuggets’ of information that
I continued to think about after her presentation."—Judy
Wachner, Client Services Manager, Menttium Corporation, Minneaplis, MN
“We were at a MS couples getaway…and
Sister Katrina was there. She was so inspiring,
I want everyone at our MS support group to see
her performance!”—S. Mallow, Multiple Schloris Society
“Move over Nunsense goers and Late Night
Catechism—Sister Katrina is coming to town,
and she’s GOOD!”—Audience member
at Superior Shores, Two Harbors, MN
• To book a Speaking Engagement.
• To schedule a Customized Training.
• To Plan a Party or Book a Show!
Call for local Austin and non-profit rates. Travel expenses based on taxi rates. (Blind nuns are
hazardous on the road.)
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