Katharine Mary BRISBANE
Also known as: née Brisbane
Born: 7 January 1932Special Achievements:
1967 - Australia's first national theatre critic.
1971 - First woman to publish Australian playwrights through Currency Press.
1993 - Awarded a Member of the Order of Australia, "in recognition of service to Australian drama, particularly as co-founder of Currency Press".
2012 - Won a JC Williamson Award.
Founding member of the Australian National Playwright's Conference.
The next stage. The Weekend Australian. May 18-19, 2002:R-14 – R-15.