kathleen Watt

#Writing

.   Features. Essays. Memoir.

.   Newsletters. Editing. Proofing.

.   Limbic. Discrepant. Serially Wonderstruck.

 
 

ARTICLES

Program and Liner notes for live and recorded performances

Feature articles,"think pieces" related to productions in the performing arts

Profiles of leading figures in the arts, LGBTQ and disabled communities

ABOUT ME

Kathleen Watt

LONG AGO I took a scattershot at life and I've been catching up to my marks ever since.

 

 

 

Trained in illustration and painting, I moved to Manhattan to become a professional opera singer (why not). For years I enjoyed the privilege of singing some of the world's greatest music as a principal soloist, and for a few seasons with the extra chorus of New York's Metropolitan Opera Company. I was still peddling high C's when cancer settled in behind my cheekbone.

So began my greatest and least anticipated adventure, the subject of my new memoir:

REARRANGED

An opera singer's facial cancer and Life transposed

 

Pivoting yet again, I discovered another perfectly good voice and became a feature writer. Now I try to bring a wide-angle lens to everything I write, whether about the arts, news or culture, and the glorious human parade.