Kate Moore Heaney is a director, producer, and dramaturg committed to promoting empathy and investigating social, political, and human rights issues through theatre. Kate is currently a Resident Director at The Flea Theater, Associate Artistic Producer at Noor Theatre, and a Co-Program Director for the Amoralists’ ’Wright Club. She has directed and developed new work with The Civilians’ R&D Group (’17/’18 member), The Flea, The Shakespeare Society (’15-’17 Ambassador ), Theatre 4the People, the PIT, Fundamental Theatre Project, The Director’s Gathering Jam, Jersey City Theatre Center, Loading Dock, Midtown International Theatre Festival, The Secret Theatre, The 24 Hour Plays: Nationals, TinyRhino, Rising Sun Performance Company, Playwrights at the Grand, and Yes Noise on the High Line. She has worked, trained, and/or assistant directed at McCarter Theatre (2014-15 Directing/Producing Assistant), Second Stage, Clubbed Thumb, CRY HAVOC, Yale Institute for Music Theatre, the Théâtre du Châtelet, and the 24 Hour Plays on Broadway. She graduated Cum Laude with a B.A. in Theatre Studies and Psychology from Yale University.