About Kate Firth

Passionate about voice, communication and the spoken word, Kate is a highly qualified, experienced voice coach. Formerly an actress, she has a background in Psychosynthesis psychology, physiology and applied linguistics.

Kate Firth portraitHer broad background gives her a unique ability to work with the complexities of human communication. For more than 20 years she has coached actors, broadcasters, and individuals and groups in organisations including the NHS and the corporate sector and in politics at the highest levels.

She has lived and worked all over the world and is also a long time meditator and a poet.

Kate is particularly interested in working with ethical, businesses charitable and arts organisations who put people and planet before profit.


  • MA Psychosynthesis Psychology
  • PG Cert Therapeutic Counselling
  • PG Dip Voice Studies
  • Diplomas NLP, Anatomy Physiology
  • Diploma Teaching English as a Second Language, MA studies in Applied Linguistics, focusing on phonetics, sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics and language of power)
  • BA  Drama and Spanish

Kate works with clients in organisations in London, across the UK and internationally. Contact Kate to find out more.

NOTE: Kate Firth currently lives in Spain and teaches at the Institute of Arts in Barcelona.

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Clients and Testimonials.

I have never known a teacher like her. She brings so much out of her students because she combines the usual vocal exercises with a focus on the psychological links with the voice. She believes the voice is a mirror to the soul.
Bonnie HurrenBristol Old Vic Theatre School