Celebrity of the Month Kathleen Warnock | Playwright | Editor

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Kathleen Warnock  is a playwright and editor. Her erotica has appeared in Best Lesbian Erotica and other anthologies. Her fiction, essays and reviews have been seen in Love, Christopher Street; ROCKRGRL; BUST, Ms.; It’s Only Rock & Roll, and the liner notes for the Joan Jett CD Unfinished Business. Her plays have been produced in New York City, regionally in the United States, and internationally. Rock the Line was produced by Emerging Artists Theater in New York and won the Robert Chesley Award for Emerging Playwright. She is curator of the Robert Chesley/Jane Chambers Playwrights Project for TOSOS Theatre. She is Ambassador of Love for the International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival, and a member of the Dramatists Guild. She curates the Drunken! Careening! Writers! series at KGB Bar in NYC..


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Your favourite virtue?

Your favourite qualities in a man?
Compassion, bravery, sense of humor.

Your favourite qualities in a woman?
Intelligence, kindness, sense of humor.

Your main characteristic?

What draws you most to your friends?
They are nice, or at least TRYING to be nice.

Given the opportunity what would you most like to change?
Less fear, more hope.

Who would you most like to take out for dinner?
Emma Thompson. (WITH MY WIFE OF COURSE!)

Your idea of happiness?
Free time, good food, loved ones to enjoy it with.

What is your favourite way of spending the day?
Leisurely brunch, maybe a nap, seeing a good play with friends, then discussing it over drinks afterward.

Whose life other than yours would you most like to have lived?
Amelia Earhart. A short but well-lived life.

Where would you most like to live?
New York F*cking City!

Who is your favourite author?
Just one? Argh. J.K. Rowling or Ian MacEwan. Or Anne Tyler. Also Sarah Waters. Carson McCullers. Flannery O’Connor.

Who is your favourite poet?
Frank O’Hara. Audre Lorde.

Your favourite heroes in fiction?
Horton the Elephant, Hercules, Larry Darrell (“The Razor’s Edge”),

Your favourite heroines in fiction?
Jo March, Frankie Addams, Hermione Granger

Your favourite painters?
Mary Cassatt, Helen Frankenthaler, Edward Gorey

Who is your favourite composer?
Joan Jett counts, right?

What is your favourite Film?
The Sound of Music

Your favourite food?
Candy corn

Your favourite drink?
Manhattan, up with a twist.

Who do you most admire?
My wife.

What is your present state of mind?
Tired, but excited.

For what fault have you most toleration?
Lack of planning.

Your favourite motto?
“It’ll all fall into place.”


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