Kate Mulley is a playwright, librettist-lyricist, producer, and dramaturg whose work explores gender, power and sexuality through a feminist, and often historical lens.
Her work has been developed and performed on four continents at theatres including Luna Stage, Shanghai Dramatic Arts Center, Dixon Place, the Flea, Theatre503, the Soho Theatre and now, the Hayes Theatre Company.
She has an ongoing collaboration with composer Andy Peterson. Razorhurst was commissioned by and had its world premiere at Luna Stage and will have its Australian premiere at the Hayes.
Outlaw, a new musical about Ned Kelly, has been performed at Dixon Place and Dartmouth College.
Her play The Tutor has been translated into Mandarin and performed at the Shanghai Theatre Academy and the Shanghai Dramatic Arts Centre.
The Year Before the Civil War is published in Issue 004 of The Dionysian.
Kate has been a Playwriting Fellow at Shanghai Theatre Academy, a Tennessee Williams Scholar at the Sewanee Writers Conference, a finalist for the Juilliard Playwriting Fellowship, SPACE on Ryder Farm, and the Columbia@Roundabout New Play Reading Series.
She graduated from Dartmouth College with a degree in Theatre and History, received an MA in Writing for Performance at Goldsmiths College, London, and an MFA in Playwriting from Columbia University. She currently lives in New York and is a founding member of Vox Theater.