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Katie Buenneke

Katie Buenneke is a freelance arts & culture and entertainment writer. Her work regularly appears in LA Weekly, and has also been published in the Atlantic, Los Angeles Magazine, the Village Voice, TV Insider, A Younger Theatre, xoJane, Bitter Lemons, and LA Currents. She has been linked to by the Huffington Post, Dave Itzkoff, Steve Chiotakis, You’ve Cott Mail, and Howard Sherman. She was also the Theater Editor of USC’s digital publication, Neon Tommy, for three years.

An eager consumer of all forms of storytelling, Katie is particularly passionate about theater and musical theater. She also enjoys covering music, film, TV, new media, and books.

Current Job Title

Freelance Writer


LA Weekly


Los Angeles, California, United States

Year Graduated


Degree / Major

BA Theatre

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