Kate Sulan is a performance maker, director, dramaturg and facilitator. Kate is the founding Artistic Director of Rawcus an award winning theatre company of performers with and without disability. Her work has been described as “a moving assertion of humanity with a wicked sense of humour.” Kate is one of the artists working on the five year Refuge project at Arts House. Refuge explores the role of artists and cultural institutions in times of climate catastrophe, bringing together emergency management, artists, the community and local, regional and international partners. Kate has also collaborated with Back to Back Theatre over many years as co devisor, dramaturg and director. Kate’s work embraces complexity and diversity and is underpinned by the desire to fuel dreams, accumulate questions, slow down time, invite reflection, challenge what is possible and celebrate humanity.