Mary Kate HUGHES
VOCALIST. ACTRESS. TEACHER.
Mary Kate, commonly referred to as MK, hails from the birthplace of American music: Mississippi. She earned her BFA in Musical Theatre at the esteemed Belmont University, and while a student, made her debut television appearance in the nationally broadcast PBS special “Christmas At Belmont.” Ever since, she has been performing nationally and internationally as a Pop/Jazz front woman and a prominently featured Musical Theatre actress. Her most celebrated work is her one-woman show, Natural Woman: A Tribute to Carole King, in which - at the age of 23 - she developed, produced, and headlined a self-accompanied concert.
In December of 2019, Mary Kate released her first EP, a collection of Christmas songs entitled, “Merry Christmas, Darling.” She is currently performing and teaching while based in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.