Kate Hennig - Shaw Festival Theatre

Kate Hennig
Director of Artist Development / Ensemble

SHAW 2020: Gypsy.
(Selected Credits) FOR THE SHAW: Director of Artist Development; Associate Artistic Director (2017-March 2020); director for Holiday Inn; translator/adapter for Cyrano de Bergerac; adapter for Wilde Tales; appeared in A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur, When We Are Married, A Man and Some Women, Ragtime, Something on the Side, Gypsy (2005).
ELSEWHERE: Breath of Kings, Fiddler on the Roof, Romeo and Juliet, Stratford; A Doll’s House, Part 2, The Audience, Royal MTC/Mirvish; Billy Elliot: The Musical, Broadway, Mirvish; The Penelopiad, Royal Shakespeare Company/NAC.
WRITING: The Last Wife, The Virgin Trial (Carol Bolt award, short-listed for Governor-General’s Literary Award for Drama), Mother’s Daughter, Playwright’s Canada Press.
FILM/TELEVISION: Anne of Green Gables (with Martin Sheen), Bomb Girls, The Claim, Thirty-Two Short Films about Glenn Gould.
AWARDS: Christopher Plummer Award for Excellence in Classical Theatre, two Dora awards, Toronto Theatre Critics award, three Betty Mitchell awards, Genie nomination; MA (Distinction) in Voice Studies, Central School of Speech and Drama, UK.

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Starry-eyed and blindingly ambitious, Momma Rose pushes her daughters onto vaudeville stages in this landmark Broadway musical.

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