Kate has spent the past 15 years working across various roles within Queensland Arts, delivering events, festivals, and shows in theatres, tents & open air. As Executive Producer, she has worked extensively around Australia and internationally with Casus Circus, Briefs Factory, Company 2 (now Chelsea McGuffin & Co), Hoopla Clique and Woodford Folk Festival. Kate has served on peer assessment panels for Arts funding and international circus platforms and, in 2020, was awarded a Brisbane City Council Artistic Fellowship.
Kate has worked with major festivals worldwide and has a vast knowledge of the international circus market. She specialises in Export Market Development Grant opportunities through Austrade and is passionate about audience development in understanding the circus's art form.
"Brisbane is a global leader in circus arts – I get a kick out of spreading the joy of Australian circus to audiences worldwide."