Cate Wiley – CV

Production History

Two Truths and a Lie (full-length drama)

  • Accepted for world premiere, Theatre Unbound, Minneapolis, (Mar 2021)
  • Finalist, B-Street Theater New Comedy Festival 2020

Far Enough (one-minute)

  • One-Minute Play Festival Coronavirus Plays, streamed (Apr 2020)

Note to Self (short)

  • Winner, Itinerant Theatre “Life Inspired” 2020
  • Smith and Kraus: Bets 10 Minute Plays of 2020
  • World premiere, Provo Utah, The Hive Collective, YouTube video of short plays (Oct 2019)

Letter Home (script for devised theater)

  • Denver Center Off-Center immersive theater co-produced with Denver Public Library (Jun 2019)

The Liberation (full-length drama)

  • World premiere, Seattle, co-production Ghost Light Theatricals and 14:48 Productions (Nov 2018)
  • Staged Reading HRC Showcase, Hudson, NY (Nov 2019)
  • Scene read (as Shame), Denver Center New Play Summit Slam (Feb 2016)

Sheltered (full-length drama)

  • 2019 finalist for Fratti-Newman Political Play Award
  • Denver Civic Center, Denver Women’s Commission staged reading (Jun 2018)
  • Red Line Gallery, Denver, Athena Project staged reading (Nov 2016)
  • West Side Live! Golden, CO, Athena Project staged reading (May 2016)
  • Athena Project Plays in Progress, Aurora, CO, staged reading (Mar 2015)

Trespassing (full-length drama)

  • Athena Project Plays In Progress, Aurora, CO, staged reading (Mar 2013)

Homing (short radio play)

  • KRFC.FM, Fort Collins, CO (aired and recorded Apr 2011)

Calypso (short)

  • One Night Stand, Vintage Theater, full production, Aurora, CO (Feb 2016)

Lost in Translation (short)

  • Playwrights’ Bootcamp of the Western Region, Buntport Theater, Denver (2012)

The Wine Snob (short)

  • Play Crawl (and Toto Too Theater Company), Denver (Jun 2016)
  • Aired as radio spot, CPR (KCFR.FM), Denver (Jun 2016)

Beginning with S (short)

  • Play Crawl (and Toto Too Theater Company), Denver (Jun 2014)

Other People’s Stories (short)

  • Play Crawl (and Toto Too Theater Company), Denver (Jun 2012)

The Man Who Wanted Art (short)

  • Play Crawl (and Toto Too Theater Company), Denver (Jun 2011)

Under the Feet of Jesus (full length adaptation of novel by HM Viramontes)

  • Great Plains Theater Conference, Staged Reading, Omaha (May 2009)


Human Crossing (story telling program)
  • Su Teatro at the Civic, Denver (Mar 2011)

Grants and Awards

  • $1,000 English Department, UCD, Research support
  • $3,000 University of Colorado Denver Office of Research Support
  • $1,000 Puffin Foundation
  • Tuition scholarship to Kenyon Playwriting Conference (2017)

Theater Education

  • Kenyon Playwriting Conference (Jun 2017)
  • Playwrights Bootcamp, Front Range Community College (Aug 2009)
  • Cornerstone Theater Company I-5 Summer Institute in community-based theater, Los Angeles (Jul 2008)

Member Associations

  • Dramatists Guild of America, Full Member
  • WOW Café Theater Collective