Press & Publications

ARNIE LOUIS & BOB – some nice Providence, RI reviews: Charming and FamiliarBroadwayworld.com, An Intriguing Family Portrait – Sun Chronicle Review, The Three Uncles You Must Get to Know – Motif Magazine

MILTON – interviews with Katie: “Seeing the way home: MILTON” on the great website Creative Exchange powered by Springboard for the Arts; PearlDamour explores what it means to be an American, in the Extended Play blog; What five towns tell us about what it means to be an American, a fantastic radio interview with Katie and two Milton, NC locals on WUNC (Raleigh-Durham NPR).

CONSIDERING IMAGINATION – this essay was published in Innovation in Five Acts: Strategies for Theatre and Performance, edited by Caridad Svich (TCG press). Buy the book here.

BUILDING AUDIENCE – Milton: A performance and community engagement experiment, co-written by Lisa D’Amour and Ashley Sparks, is part of the Audience (R)Evolution online salon curated by Caridad Svich for the TCG Audience (R)Evolution Convening in Kansas City, MO in 2015), and was subsequently published as part of Dispatches from the Field.  Buy the book here.

THE REST I MAKE UP – interviews by Katie with filmmaker Michelle Memran:  Creativity, Aging, and Alzheimer’s: a conversation with Michelle Memran, focuses on filmmaker Michelle Memran’s friendship with Cuban-American playwright Maria Irene Fornes in the years after Fornes stopped writing do to dementia.  Published on HowlRound as part of the Cafe Onda series.  The Rest I Make Up: Maria Irene Fornes is an interview with filmmaker Michelle Memran about her documentary The Rest I Make Up, about the legendary playwright Maria Irene Fornes, and the unlikely friendship that formed in the face of forgetting.

Other Writings

Directing Experimental Playwriting: a Mondrian-inspired Treatise

My thoughts about why I like directing plays that don’t necessarily look like plays.

With and For: What I’ve Learned Making Work in Community

My Keynote Address at the 2015 Thanks-for-Giving service in Milton, MA. This interdenominational annual event honors the work of Milton’s most outstanding Volunteers.