Kate Leslie

Kate Leslie is an MFA candidate as a member of the Playwright’s Lab at Hollins University. She currently works in Chicago as a director, playwright, and teaching artist. Kate’s ten minute playAshes to Dust is a national finalist for the 2019 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. Other ten minute plays have been produced by Theatre Oxford, Out of the Box Theatre, and 20% Theatre Company. Last winter, Kate directed and adapted These Violent Delights: A Romeo and Juliet Cabaret as a part of the 2018 Rhinoceros Festival with Curious Theatre Branch. In 2016, Emerald City Theatre Company commissioned Mother Goose’s Garden, an interactive musical for the very young. Most recently, The Love Code was presented in January of 2019 in the Hollins New Works Festival.