Kate Thurkle

Beginners Coach

Coach Kate is currently only able to work with existing Students. 

Please e-mail info@21accents for special enquiries.

Coach Kate offers beginner coaching in:

  • American - General

  • Australian - General


  • On-going Sessions for Beginners ~ Perfect for strong English speakers who seek to improve their understandability and grammar. Sessions can happen bi-weekly, weekly or every other week.

  • Accent Assessment ~ Do you want to know which sounds you have more challenges with? Book a 75-minute Accent Assessment and find out which sounds you need to work on the most, so you can practice them after your Assessment.

  • Audition and Speech Coaching ~ Need 1-4 sessions for a quick audition or speech? Click on Book Your Coach below to select a time from our calendar.  (Recommended: average time for mastering an accent for a scene is 3 sessions).


Kate Thurkle is an actress, singer, writer, and voice coach. Originally from Melbourne, Australia, Kate moved to the United States to further her academic studies in Acting and Performance at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.


Now a graduate, Kate is dedicated to sharing her passion for voice work and dialect training as she herself loves how the 21Accents’ teaching method can allow you to reveal your inner potential to be a multi-faceted individual.


Receiving her ATCL, and beginning her LTCL, in Speech and Drama from Trinity College London plus months of working with Amy, Kate has dedicated her time to honing her vocal apparatus and refining her Standard American accent to be able to not only use it in her acting career but also teach it.


Pushing everyone around her to succeed, no matter where they are in life, Kate is ecstatic about joining the 21Accents’ team to help students grow into the beautiful people they always knew they were.

** ALL STUDENTS receive a FREE VIDEO of each session, to review on any device **

* The class will be held via Skype or Zoom.