Author
Kate Prior

Kate trained at Toi Whakaari: New Zealand Drama School and works as a writer, producer, dramaturg, performer and voice artist.

In 2014 Kate wrote and produced short film Eleven, directed by Abigail Greenwood, which was selected to screen at over 15 international film festivals including Berlin International Film Festival and Melbourne International Film Festival. At the Rialto Channel New Zealand Film Awards 2014, Eleven was awarded Best Short Film Script and Best Short Film. Kate and Abigail have recently completed a second short, Theodora.

Kate has worked as an Arts Adviser at Creative New Zealand and in 2015 she completed a Master of Dramaturgy at the Victorian College of Arts, University of Melbourne. She writes on theatre here and you can read more about her film company here.

Email her here.

Latest Articles:
Porn-on-Tap and the Father of Modern Drama: A Review of 'Peer Gynt [recycled]'
Read Time: 10 mins
In Peer Gynt [recycled], New Zealand playwright Eli...
Theatre
Porn-on-Tap and the Father of Modern Drama: A Review of 'Peer Gynt [recycled]'
By Kate Prior
Bard Behind Bars: An Interview with Miriama McDowell and Jason Te Kare
Read Time: 22 mins
Cellfish, a new play created by Miriama McDowell,...
Theatre
Bard Behind Bars: An Interview with Miriama McDowell and Jason Te Kare
By Kate Prior
A Dramaturgy of Sound: On Complicite's 'The Encounter' and Being Alone Together
Read Time: 16 mins
For the first time ever, groundbreaking British theatre...
Theatre
A Dramaturgy of Sound: On Complicite's 'The Encounter' and Being Alone Together
By Kate Prior
SCUM and Bluebells: The New Poetics of Alice Birch
Read Time: 10 mins
A manifesto exploding the legacy of language, Revolt...
Theatre
SCUM and Bluebells: The New Poetics of Alice Birch
By Kate Prior
Loud in the Cheap Seats: November Theatre Roundup
Read Time: 11 mins
Kate Prior shakes down the month in theatre and sees...
Theatre
Loud in the Cheap Seats: November Theatre Roundup
By Kate Prior
Love, Disorder and Ancient Histories
Read Time: 12 mins
In a new version of Medea, we find ourselves in a...
Theatre
Love, Disorder and Ancient Histories
By Kate Prior
How Can I Hate Him if I Don’t Understand Him? On David Greig’s The Events
Read Time: 13 mins
Kate Prior on David Greig's play, The Events.
Theatre
How Can I Hate Him if I Don’t Understand Him? On David Greig’s The Events
By Kate Prior
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