Kate Wilson

MEAA/EQUITY: In solidarity Since 1973


TheatreLive and Digital
Death In a Statesman – Debase (JWCOCA) – upcoming
Brutal Utopias – Playlab (Metro Arts) – May 2022
Daylight Saving – Queensland Theatre (Playclub)
That’s What She Said  – The Good Room (Metro Arts)
Do Us Part – The Red Room (Brisbane Festival)
The Revisionist by Jesse Eisenberg – Refraction Theatre (Maria) *2020 Matilda Awards Nomination: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role

Film and Television
Joe vs. Carole S.1E.3 – TV series (2022) (Sister Everett) NBC/Stan

Macbeth In the Dark – QSE (Digital Audio)

Audiobook Narration
Trouble: a Shadow Slayers Story by Nellie H Steele Shadow Slayers Series 4 (Amazon and Audible) 2022
A Sound Like Distant Thunder by JR Seeger (Amazon and Audible) 2022
Danger at Dunhaven Castle by Nellie H Steele (Amazon and Audible) 2022
Holiday Heist at Dunhaven Castle by Nellie H Steele (Amazon and Audible) 2022
If Not Us by Frank Tayell (Amazon and Audible) 2021
Cleopatra’s Tomb by Nellie H Steele (Amazon and Audible) 2021
The Secret of the Ankhs by Nellie H Steele (Amazon and Audible) 2021
Death of a Duchess by Nellie H Steele (Amazon and Audible) 2021
A School for the Great Game by JR Seeger (Amazon and Audible) 2021
The Wild Grass by Graeme Base (Amazon and Audible) 2020
Princess of France by Christy English (Amazon and Audible) 2020
While the Lights Are On by Frank Tayell (Amazon and Audible) 2020

Voice Over:
Clients – TAFE Qld; Queensland Government; Australian Department of Health; Blue Care; KM Smith; Queensland Health; Retirement Australia; Bolton Clarke.


Queensland Theatre Company: 1971 – 2020

As Actor

Daylight Saving by Nick Enright (Playclub)
Quartet by Ronald Harwood
Testify by Elaine Acworth (Labrats Playreading for Playlab)
Magpie by Elise Greig (Labrats Playreading for Playlab)
Testify by Elaine Acworth (Playreading)
Romance Me Yesterday by Sally McKenzie (Playreading)
My Father’s Father by Janis Balodis (Playreading)
Vertigo and the Virginia by Sven Swenson (Playreading)
Travelling North by David Williamson
by Alan Ayckbourn
Otherwise Engaged by Simon Gray
Hobson’s Choice by Harold Brighouse
St Joan by G B Shaw
The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare
The Fourth of July
The Department
by David Williamson
The Owl and the Pussycat by Sheila Ruskin and David Wood
The Philanthropist by Christopher Hampton
Suddenly at Home by Francis Durbridge
The Rainmaker by N Richard Nash
Pygmalion by G B Shaw
Summer of the 17th Doll by Ray Lawler
Godspell (Musical) Stephen Schwarz
Old Times by Harold Pinter
Equus by Peter Shaeffer
Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller
The Imaginary Invalid by Moliere
The School For Scandal R B Sheridan
Present Laughter by Noel Coward
The Rivals by R B Sheridan
A Toast to Melba by Jack Hibberd (Musical)
A Doll’s House by Henrik Ibsen
Expresso Bongo (Musical) by Wolf Mankowiz and Julian Moore
The National Health by Peter Nichols
Juno and the Paycock by Sean O’Casey
The Badly-Behaved Bunyip (TIE)
The Man, the Spirit Fish and the Rainbow Snake (TIE)
Robbo (TIE)
Masks (TIE)
Rain Rain Go Away (TIE)

As Director
1977 Tufff… by Bille Brown
1977 Eggfroth the Frithed by Bille Brown
1976 Robbo by Paul Sherman

As Writer
Mr Punch with Murray Foy
The Maiden at the Gate with Murray Foy
The Carrot and the Munchy Monster with Murray Foy
Rain Rain Go Away with Murray Foy

Artists in Schools Programs
Theatre Residency Week: Tutor
Queensland Premier’s Drama Award: Judges’ Panel
Senior Ensemble: Tutor
Masterclass: Facilitator


La Boite Theatre Company:

As You Like It 
by William Shakespeare (Duke Senior)
The Piano in the Garden by David Reiter (Playreading)


Independent Theatre:
A loss to the year of the plague. Thank heavens for audiobooks and VO.

That’s What She Said  –
 The Good Room
Do Us Part – The Good Room

The Revisionist
by Jesse Eisenberg – Refraction Theatre (Maria) Matilda Awards Nomination: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role (2020)
Wildflower Women by Sue DavisFryer Library, UQ; State Library of Queensland

Wildflower Women
by Sue Davis – Caloundra Art Gallery

The C Word
 by Claire Christian and Dave Burton – Metro Arts and Daniel Evans

The Orange Grove by George Landen Dann (Playreading) – Noosa Arts Theatre

Water Wars by Elaine Acworth – Umber Productions (PatMatilda Awards Nomination: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role (2011)


Empire Theatre (Toowoomba)

Secret Bridesmaid’s Business
 by Elizabeth Coleman Empire Theatre Projects Company (Colleen)

Cabaret by John Kander and Fred Ebb (Musical) Empire Theatre Projects Company (Fraulein Schneider)


Twelfth Night Theatre Company
As Actor
Kean by Jean Paul Sartre
The Season at Sarsaparilla by Patrick White


New England Theatre Company
As Actor
The Miracle Worker by William Gibson
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Jay Presson Allen
Absurd Person Singular by Alan Ayckbourn
Summer of the 17th Doll by Ray Lawler
The Perfectionist by David Williamson
Gulls by Robert Hewett
Who Was Harry Larsen by Frank Hardy
Duet For One by Tom Kempinski
Female Parts by Dario Fo and Franca Rama (with Armidale Women’s Theatre)

1986 Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? by Edward Albee


 Nothing Much (Video shop owner). Not Pretty Productions. dir Stephen Henry. Brisbane/AU
2001 Cyberwars (Lt Crowley). Cinemancer. dir Jian Hong Kuo. Singapore/US


ABC radio drama, commercial and industrial radio, television, films; audiobook narration.
Representation: KAM Voices 1300 358 454;
Brisvo (Brisbane Voice Over Artists)


Noosa One Act Play Festival
Toowoomba Repertory Theatre One Act Play Competition


As actor, director, producer, acting and voice coach, writer

Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University – Performing Arts Department

Cloud Street by Tim Winton and Justin Monjo (Director) Performing Arts Department
Our Town by Thornton Wilder (Director) Performing Arts Department
Allsorts: a collection of short plays (Director) Musical Theatre Program
Our Country’s Good by Timberlake Wertenbaker (Director)
Into the Woods by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine (Director) Musical Theatre Program
Allsorts: five plays by David Ives (Director) Musical Theatre Program
Elegies for Angels Punks and Raging Queens by Bill Russell and Janet Hood (Director) Musical Theatre Program

University of Southern Queensland, Australia
Performance Centre (1978; 1987-2007)
Director USQ Performance Centre 2003-2005
Producer Shakespeare in Queen’s Park Festival, Toowoomba 2004-2007

The Rimers of Eldritch by Lanford Wilson (Director)
Mad Forest by Caryl Churchill (Director)
Macbeth by William Shakespeare Dir Scott Alderdice (Voice Coach)
Sonnets at Breakfast Dir Scott Alderdice (Actor and Voice Coach)
A Bunch of Sonnets for Valentine’s Day Podcast (Director, Actor)
The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare (Voice Coach)
Blackbox Shakespeare 3: All’s Fair … (Director/Voice Coach)
Allshorts: a program of one-act plays (Director/Voice Coach with Robert Ketton)
Beware of Entrance to a Quarrel Dir Robert Ketton (RAND Theatre Co) SiQP (Voice Coach)
Black Box Shakespeare 2: all in the family by William Shakespeare (Director/Voice Coach)
The Crucible by Arthur Miller Dir Robert Ketton (Voice Coach)
The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare Dir Letitia Caceres (Voice Coach)
The Grapes of Wrath by Frank Galati (Director/Voice Coach)
Androcles and the Lion by Aurand Harris (Director/Voice Coach)
Hamlet by William Shakespeare Dir Scott Alderdice (Actor: Gertrude)
Return by Marcel Dorney (Director/Voice Coach)
The Heidi Chronicles by Wendy Wasserstein (Director/Voice Coach)
The Arkansaw Bear by Aurand Harris (Director/Voice Coach)
Big Sister and the Improvivors (Director)
On Our Selection by George Whaley adapted from the Steele Rudd stories (Director/Voice Coach)
The Bacchae by Euripides Trans and Dir Greg McCart (Actor: Dionysos)
The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare (Director/Voice Coach)
Showcase 98 (Director/Voice Coach with Greg McCart)
Brezhnev’s Children by Olwen Wymark (Director/Voice Coach)
Gate Fever: Showcase 97 (Director/Voice Coach)
1996 Pinocchio by John Morley (Director/Voice Coach)
1995 Confusions by Alan Ayckbourn (Director/Voice Coach)
1994 The Gut Girls by Sarah Daniels (Director/Voice Coach)
1993 A Toast to Melba by Jack Hibberd (Director/Voice Coach)
1992 Seasons of Love: scenes and music from Shakespeare (Director/Voice Coach)
1991 And When the Sky Began to Roar (Director/Voice Coach)
1990 Border Crossing by Martin Buzacott (Director/Voice Coach)
1989 The Crucible by Arthur Miller (Director/Voice Coach)
1989 One Cool Cat by John Laing (Director/Voice Coach)
1988 The Greeks by John Barton & Kenneth Cavander (Director/Voice Coach)
1987 Morning Sacrifice by Dymphna Cusack (Director/Voice Coach)
1978 Hamlet (Gertrude) dir David Addenbrooke

Seasons of Love (USQ)
… and when the sky began to roar … (USQ)

University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, USA
Kennedy Theatre
On the Verge by Eric Overmeyer dir Lurana Donnels O’Malley (Actor: Mary) (1993)
Hawaii State Theatre Council 1993-94 Po’okela Award Nominee: Leading Female in a Play
The Blind Giant Is Dancing
by Stephen Sewell dir Dennis Carroll (Actor: Rose) (1991)

University of New England, Armidale, Australia
Department of Theatre (1981-1986)
The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare (Director/Voice Coach)
King Lear by William Shakespeare dir Launt Thompson (Actor: Regan)
Old Times by Harold Pinter dir Geoffrey Borny (Actor: Kate)
She Stoops to Conquer by Oliver Goldsmith (Director/Voice Coach)
The Good Person of Szechwan by Bertolt Brecht (Director/Voice Coach)
Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare (Director/Voice Coach)
The Tempest by William Shakespeare (Director/Voice Coach)