Kate graduated with a Business & Management degree in Ireland and then decided to swivel over to the theatre industry in the UK. Gaining her MA in Musical Theatre from RWCMD, she subsequently became a jobbing actor for a number of years alongside working as a dramaturg, musical director and associate director on numerous projects.

After covid hit, Kate set up a successful radio station ‘Quarantine FM’ and moved into the world of producing. Kate decided to pivot her career and focus on supporting talented musical theatre creatives by joining Mercury Musical Developments (and Musical Theatre Network) in February 2022. Kate has always been a huge advocate for new musicals and loves being part of this growing community.

Favourite song: My Secret Love (from ‘Calamity Jane’)