DIRECTOR, WRITER, DRAMATURG
Projects as director include: Aladdin (New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich); Legend Trippers (National Youth Music Theatre, The Other Palace); Midnight (Union Theatre and Korea); Don’t Tell Me Not To Fly (Underbelly Productions, McEwan Hall, Edinburgh); Billy The Kid (National Youth Music Theatre, Leicester Curve); That’s Jewish Entertainment (Aria Entertainment, Upstairs at the Gatehouse); Superhero (National Youth Music Theatre, UK Tour); Red Riding Hood (Pleasance Theatre, London); Jerry’s Girls (St James Theatre and Jermyn Street); The Battle Of Boat (Kingston Rose, National Youth Music Theatre); Stroke Of Luck (Park Theatre, Finsbury Park); Prodigy (St James Theatre, National Youth Music Theatre); Celeste (Workshop, and Capitol Club, Rome); Claus (Landor Theatre); Passport To Pimlico (A new adaptation performed on location in and around the streets of Pimlico, SouthWestFest); Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus (UK Tour & Edinburgh); The Road To Qatar! (Landor Theatre and Edinburgh Festival) Parade and Spring Awakening (Pleasance Theatre, London); Daisy Pulls It Off (Lost Theatre); Betwixt! (King’s Head & Ambassadors Theatre); Six Women With Brain Death (Edinburgh Pleasance & Soho Theatre Studio); Sweethearts (Finborough); Newsrevue (Canal Café); Be The Star You Are (Young Vic, 2 Boroughs Project); the short film Born Yesterday. Opera includes: A promenade production of Carmen (Opera La Goziniere).
Kate is an Associate Artist of the Singapore Repertory Theatre for whom she has directed The Gingerbread Man, Nursery Crimes, Chicken Little, Charlotte’s Web, Treasure Island, Junior Claus, The Nightingale, Red Riding Hood and Fantastic Mr Fox.
As Associate/ Resident Director: Impossible (World Tour and Noel Coward Theatre); The Wizard Of Oz (London Palladium); Sweet Charity (Menier Chocolate Factory & Theatre Royal Haymarket); Educating Rita & Shirley Valentine (Menier Chocolate Factory & Trafalgar Studios); new jazz opera Bridgetower– A Fable Of 1807 (UK Tour, English Touring Opera). As Assistant: Daddy Cool (Shaftesbury Theatre); Get Carter (Red Shift Theatre Company UK Tour); Salome (Royal Opera House) and The Doorway Project led by Phyllida Lloyd and Kate Flatt (Young Vic); Julius Caesar (Barbican)
For drama schools: Legally Blonde (Chichester University); Back To Before – A Celebration Of The Collaborations Of Stephen Flaherty And Lynn Ahrens (Arts Ed); Kiss Me, Kate (Mountview); The Sunshine Gang (The MTA); Honk, Once On This Island and A Hollywood Party (Trinity College of Music); Footloose, Princess Ida (Arts Ed).
Kate was a 2009 JMK Trust Award finalist with The Crucible.
Training: Liverpool Institute for the Performing Arts.