Kate Thomas is a Brooklyn-based theatre writer. She is a 2018 Jonathan Larson Grant Finalist, and the book writer and lyricist for her musicals with Joey Contreras, Ring Around (Provincetown Playhouse, NYU, IWU, O’Neill NMTC Finalist) and Forget Me Not (The Dare Tactic). She is currently an Athena Theatre Company Playwriting Fellow, and her plays include Dirty July (Monsterpiece Theater Collective, The Eddy, New York Theater Festival) and Shooting Janine (Athena Theatre Company). She received her MFA in Musical Theatre Writing from Tisch School of the Arts.