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Kathryn Kates

 
Bio:
Off-Broadway: Nice Girl (Labyrinth); Food & Fadwa (NYTW); Philip Goes Forth (The Mint). TV: "Orange is the New Black" as Jason Biggs' mother (Netflix); "Shades of Blue" as Mrs. Saperstein (NBC); "Feed The Beast" as Ruth Cline (AMC) and forever on "Seinfeld" reruns in iconic episodes, "The Marble ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Off-Broadway: Nice Girl (Labyrinth); Food & Fadwa (NYTW); Philip Goes Forth (The Mint). TV: "Orange is the New Black" as Jason Biggs' mother (Netflix); "Shades of Blue" as Mrs. Saperstein (NBC); "Feed The Beast" as Ruth Cline (AMC) and forever on "Seinfeld" reruns in iconic episodes, "The Marble ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Helene (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
2012
Lily Price

Philip Goes Forth [Off-Broadway] Mint Theatre, 2013 Mrs. Ferris Food and Fadwa [Off-Broadway] New York Theatre Workshop, 2012 Aunt Samia America's Brightest Star [Regional] Railroad Playhouse, 2012 Mildred Herman Kline's Midlife Crisis [Off-Broadway] Beckett Theatre, Theatre Row, 2012 Liz Kline Footfalls & Not I [Off-Broadway] Michael Chekov Theatre, 2012 Mother In the Crossing [Off-Broadway] The Living Theatre / Womens CU, 2012 Aunt Joan In the Schoolyard [Off-Off-Broadway] Fringe Musical / La Mama, 2010 Mrs. Rivera Gray Matters [Off-Off-Broadway] Midtown International Festival, 2010 Miriam Berger Balaton [Off-Broadway] Urban Stages Margit Sa Ka La [Off-Broadway] 45 Bleecker Street Mom Expecting Isabel [Off-Broadway] The Barrow Group 2 Mothers, 1 Nurse Waxing West [Off-Off-Broadway] La Mama / Bucharest Marcella Progress [Off-Broadway] HERE Arts Center (US Premiere) Myrka Hermanas [Off-Broadway] Classic Stage / Fringe Festival, 2006 Telma Herman



Photos

Ben Edelman, Sasha Diamond, Kathryn Kates and Brooks Brantly  Photo

Ben Edelman, Sasha Diamond, Kathryn Kates and Brooks Brantly

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03/03/2017
Alex Draper as Cascan and Kathryn Kates as Isola Photo

Alex Draper as Cascan and Kathryn Kates as Isola

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07/17/2014
Greg Mullavey, Kathryn Kates, Gaby Hoffmann, Ryan Barry, Eric T. Miller, Melisa Brein Photo

Greg Mullavey, Kathryn Kates, Gaby Hoffmann, Ryan Barry, Eric T. Miller, Melisa Breiner-Sanders, Andy Lucien, Natalie Kuhn, Abigail Rose Solomon, Sarah Winkler and John Michalski

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12/01/2012
Kathryn Kates and Greg Mullavey Photo

Kathryn Kates and Greg Mullavey

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12/01/2012
John Michalski, Kathryn Kates and Greg Mullavey Photo

John Michalski, Kathryn Kates and Greg Mullavey

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12/01/2012

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Helene (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
2012
Lily Price

Philip Goes Forth [Off-Broadway] Mint Theatre, 2013 Mrs. Ferris Food and Fadwa [Off-Broadway] New York Theatre Workshop, 2012 Aunt Samia America's Brightest Star [Regional] Railroad Playhouse, 2012 Mildred Herman Kline's Midlife Crisis [Off-Broadway] Beckett Theatre, Theatre Row, 2012 Liz Kline Footfalls & Not I [Off-Broadway] Michael Chekov Theatre, 2012 Mother In the Crossing [Off-Broadway] The Living Theatre / Womens CU, 2012 Aunt Joan In the Schoolyard [Off-Off-Broadway] Fringe Musical / La Mama, 2010 Mrs. Rivera Gray Matters [Off-Off-Broadway] Midtown International Festival, 2010 Miriam Berger Balaton [Off-Broadway] Urban Stages Margit Sa Ka La [Off-Broadway] 45 Bleecker Street Mom Expecting Isabel [Off-Broadway] The Barrow Group 2 Mothers, 1 Nurse Waxing West [Off-Off-Broadway] La Mama / Bucharest Marcella Progress [Off-Broadway] HERE Arts Center (US Premiere) Myrka Hermanas [Off-Broadway] Classic Stage / Fringe Festival, 2006 Telma Herman


Kathryn Kates Biography

Off-Broadway: Nice Girl (Labyrinth); Food & Fadwa (NYTW); Philip Goes Forth (The Mint). TV: "Orange is the New Black" as Jason Biggs' mother (Netflix); "Shades of Blue" as Mrs. Saperstein (NBC); "Feed The Beast" as Ruth Cline (AMC) and forever on "Seinfeld" reruns in iconic episodes, "The Marble Rye" and "The Babka."




Kathryn Kates News

Jewish Plays Project Welcomes Clea Alsip, Gus Birney, Grantham Coleman And More To Ne Photo Jewish Plays Project Welcomes Clea Alsip, Gus Birney, Grantham Coleman And More To New Plays In Development
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2021

The Jewish Plays Project has announced the acting company of the 10th Annual Jewish Playwriting Contest. The ten works feature acclaimed actors including Clea Alsip (M. Butterfly, Nantucket Sleigh Ride), Gus Birney (Dickinson, The Mist), Twinkle Burke (Gotham, Bull), Grantham Coleman (The Great Society, Much Ado About Nothing), and more.

Female Playwrights Take Center Stage in 10th Annual National Jewish Playwriting Conte Photo Female Playwrights Take Center Stage in 10th Annual National Jewish Playwriting Contest
by Stephi Wild - Apr 14, 2021

The Jewish Plays Project has announced its second annual digital contest as part of the 10th Annual Jewish Playwriting Contest. The contest opens on April 15th.

Live Stream Series VISITING BROADWAY Continues With Special Guest Kathryn Kates Photo Live Stream Series VISITING BROADWAY Continues With Special Guest Kathryn Kates
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 22, 2020

ExperienceFirst, New York City's leading walking tour and travel experience company, has partnered with two of its former guides - and current industry professionals - to bring theater fans a new live-streamed series entitled 'Visiting Broadway.'

Original Cast Members of THE LAST SEDER Will Reunite for a Performance to Raise Money Photo Original Cast Members of THE LAST SEDER Will Reunite for a Performance to Raise Money for The Jewish Board
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 9, 2020

Rosalind Productions Inc, the Drama-Desk winning Tony-nominated production company will produce a virtual one-night-only production of Jennifer Maisel's Off-Broadway play THE LAST SEDER on April 11 at 7:00 pm EST/ 4:00 pm PST.

RAGING SKILLET Begins August 22 in Wellfleet Photo RAGING SKILLET Begins August 22 in Wellfleet
by Julie Musbach - Aug 13, 2018

Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater offers the perfect end to a delicious season: Raging Skillet, by Jacques Lamarre, August 22 to September 15. Based on "The Raging Skillet: The True Life Adventures of Chef Rossi, A Memoir with Recipes," Raging Skillet is directed by Sasha Bratt, with Shanel Sparr as Chef Rossi, Kathryn Kates as her mom, and Michael Patrick Trimm as DJ Skillit. Performances are at 8:00 p.m., Tuesdays through Saturdays. Two preview performances, August 22 and 23, begin at 7:30 p.m.

Photo Flash: EXPECTING ISABEL Celebrates Opening Night at The Barrow Group
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2017

The Barrow Group presents the final show in their 2016/17 season, EXPECTING ISABEL written by Lisa Loomer. Directed by Seth Barrish, EXPECTING ISABEL opened on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at TBG Theatre at The Barrow Group (312 West 36th Street, 3rd Floor) for a limited run through Saturday, July 8, 2017. BroadwayWorld has photos from the opening night festivities below!

The Barrow Group Announces Complete Casting for Lisa Loomer's EXPECTING ISABEL
by Rebecca Russo - May 19, 2017

THE BARROW GROUP (Lee Brock and Seth Barrish, Co-Artistic Directors; Robert Serrell, Executive Director) is proud to announce complete casting for the final show in their 2016/17 season EXPECTING ISABEL written by Lisa Loomer. Directed by Seth Barrish,EXPECTING ISABEL begins performances Saturday, June 10, 2017 at the TBG Theatre at The Barrow Group (312 West 36th Street, 3rd Floor) and officially opens Tuesday, June 13, 2017 for a limited run through Saturday, July 8, 2017. Tickets are on sale now at www.barrowgroup.org.

Photo Coverage: SIGNIFICANT OTHER and Broadway- A Perfect Match! Go Inside Opening Night
by Walter McBride - Mar 3, 2017

Meet Jordan Berman. He's single. And he has a date with a co-worker to see a documentary about the Franco-Prussian war. At least, he thinks it's a date. Significant Other follows Jordan and his three closest friends as they navigate love, friendship and New York in the twenty-something years.

Scandinavian American Theater Company Will Present a New York Tribute to Ingmar Bergman
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2016

On Monday, August 29th 2016, Scandinavian American Theater Company (SATC) will present a New York tribute to Ingmar Bergman with a staged reading of "Scenes from a Marriage" in a 2014-adaptation by American playwright, director and Obie Award winner Emily Mann.

Scandinavian American Theater Company Will Present a New York Tribute to Ingmar Bergman
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 26, 2016

On Monday, August 29th 2016, Scandinavian American Theater Company (SATC) will present a New York tribute to Ingmar Bergman with a staged reading of "Scenes from a Marriage" in a 2014-adaptation by American playwright, director and Obie Award winner Emily Mann.


Kathryn Kates Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Kathryn Kates been in?
Kathryn Kates has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Kathryn Kates been in?
Kathryn Kates has not appeared in the West End