Kate Champion


Kate was the founder of Force Majeure, a revolutionary Sydney dance theatre company. She has worked in theatre, dance, film, opera and musical theatre with arts companies and institutes including Belvoir (Every Brilliant Thing, Under The Influence, Cloudstreet, Food, My Urrwai, A Taste of Honey), Sydney Theatre Company (Never Did Me Any Harm, Spring Awakening), STCSA (That Eye The Sky, A View From The Bridge), English National Opera (The Prisoner, La Strada), Opera Australia (Bliss, The Ring Cycle, La Boheme), The Hayes (Evie May), NIDA (Not Who I Was, Meat Eaters), National Theatre of Parramatta (Swallow) and DV8 Physical Theatre.

She created and performed two critically acclaimed solo shows, Face Value and About Face. As Artistic Director of Force Majeure, Kate directed Same, Same But Different, Tenebrae, Already Elsewhere, The Age I’m In, Not In a Million Years, and Nothing to Lose. Kate has been awarded Helpmann, Green Room and Australian Dance Awards.

After directing Every Brilliant Thing for Belvoir in 2019 the production is set to return in January 2020.

For more information and tickets head to the official page for Every Brilliant Thing.