Kate McMorran is a writer and actor who spends her time exploring creative ways to dismantle gender roles. Her play Chopstick won the Judges Choice Award at the Playbill Virtual Theatre Festival in October 2020, and her short plays Love Child, The Registry, and In Character have been produced in NYC. Her work has been published by Smith & Kraus and QU Literary Magazine. Kate has studied writing with The Barrow Group, and received her BA in Theatre and English from Muhlenberg College. She is currently a member of the 2024 cohort at Northwestern University's MFA in Writing for Screen and Stage.