Kate Waters is one of only two women on the Equity Register of Fight Directors.
Previously at Chichester Fight Director for The Norman Conquests (Festival Theatre), The Deep Blue Sea (Minerva Theatre) and King Lear (Minerva Theatre and Duke of York’s), Fight and Movement Director for Miss Julie/Black Comedy (Minerva Theatre).
For the National Theatre Small Island, Othello, As You Like It, Our Country’s Good, Rules for Living, Hotel, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (also West End), The Comedy of Errors, One Man Two Guvnors (also West End, Broadway, world tour), Frankenstein, Season’s Greetings, Hamlet, Women Beware Women,War Horse (and West End).
Recent work includes Young Marx, Julius Caesar (The Bridge Theatre); Tina – The Tina Turner Musical (West End/Germany); The Lieutenant of Inishmore, Hand to God, From Here to Eternity (West End); Kiss Me, Kate (Sheffield Crucible); The Convert (Young Vic); The Last Goodbye (The Old Globe San Diego California); The Maids, Macbeth, Richard III, East is East, The Ruling Class, The Hothouse, The Pride (Jamie Lloyd Company); Liberian Girl (Royal Court); Urinetown The Musical (St James Theatre and West End); Don Giovanni (ROH); Sweat, Julius Caesar, Henry IV (Donmar Warehouse and St Ann’s Warehouse NYC); Romeo and Juliet, Macbeth, Two Noble Kinsmen, Hamlet, Titus Andronicus, King Lear, Love’s Sacrifice, Doctor Faustus (RSC); Noises Off (Old Vic and West End); The Duchess of Malfi,Sweet Bird of Youth (Old Vic); Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar, Peter Pan, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Porgy and Bess,Lord of the Flies (Regent’s Park); Disgraced (Bush); Bugsy Malone, Saved, Blasted, Herons (Lyric Hammersmith), and numerous productions for major regional theatres.
Kate is a regular Fight Director for Coronation Street, Emmerdale, Hollyoaks, and choreographed the fights for Coronation Street Live 2015.
Film includes Making Noise Quietly, Pond Life.