“Bush’s play ranges from explosively funny to sensual to touchingly dramatic.”

Jack Zink, South Florida Sun-Sentinel
on Just A Kiss

“More to the point, there is thunder and lightning in the dialogue as these literary giants singe each other with language that sparks and burns.”

Barbara & Scott Siegel, Theatremania.com
on The Frankenstein Summer

“…one of the funniest and most engaging plays I've seen this year.”

Atlanta Theatre Buzz
on Tradin' Paint

“…playwriting at its best”

Robert McKinney, Bristol Herald Courier
on Where Trouble Sleeps


Hey friends!

For those of you in the Land of Lincoln, Theatre in the Park in New Salem, IL opens my adaptation of Walking Across Egypt tomorrow night (Friday, August 23rd)! The show runs thru August 31st  (six performances). For more info, check out this link:

I can finally announce that Duke City Rep in Albuquerque, NM will be presenting my Ghost, Ghost Come Out Tonight this October 17th thru November 2nd. You’ll never look at campfires the same way again! Here’s more info: https://dukecityrep.com/production/ghost-ghost-come-out-tonight/

The Old Town Theatre Company in Rock Hill, SC will be producing my adaptation of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow this October 24th thru November 2nd. https://www.onlyinoldtown.com/auditions

The Barter Players will also be presenting The Legend of Sleepy Hollow this fall, Oct. 1st thru Nov. 13th.

Hope to see you at a show!

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Catherine Bush lives in Abingdon, Virginia where she  likes to take long walks, refinish furniture, and bake fancy desserts (which is why she has to take long walks). As Barter Theatre’s playwright-in residence, she also writes plays. She has written a LOT of plays, of several different genres. You want a drama? Sure thing. A southern comedy? No problem. A historical musical? You bet. Adaptation of a classic novel? Got those, too. “Oh – how about Theatre for Young Audience plays? Bet she doesn’t have those!” You would be wrong, my friend – it’s one of her specialties. So come on in and check it out. She’s open for business.