MEGUMI KATAYAMA is a Sound Designer, Sound Artist, and Composer based in NYC.
Her recent sound design credits include The Nosebleed (LTC3), For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide / When the Rainbow Is Enuf (The Public), The Life (Co-Design, City Center Encores!), 72 Miles to Go... (Alley Theatre), Sister Act (Geva Theatre Center), Pride and Prejudice (Long Wharf Theater), The Skin of Our Life, An Almost Holy Picture (Everyman Theatre), Rooted (Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park), Pass Over (Studio Theater), El Huracán (Yale Rep/The Sol Project, Connecticut Critics Circle Award Nomination), Generation Rise (Ping Chong + Company), Queen of the Night, Laughing Wild (Dorset Theater Festival), Indecent (Chautauqua Theater Company), Marry's Wedding (Kansas City Rep), Skylight Music Theatre, Virginia Stage Company, and more.
Her installation piece Spine Line Awake: Manuel Neri Redux (Yale University Art Gallery) was selected for featured emerging artist exhibit at Prague Quadrennial 2019. 1MOVE: DES19NED BY...(The Movement Theatere Company) was nominated for Drama League's Outstanding Digital Theater, Collection or Festival.
In addition to Theater, she has worked on Art Installations, Video Projects, Short Films, Audio Plays, VR, Corporate Events, and TV Productions. Originally from Japan, Megumi holds a BFA from the University of Central Oklahoma and an MFA in Sound Design from Yale School of Drama.