Back When Mike Was Kate

By Ben Kemper

Sponsored by Wayne and Donna Sue Shannon

January 4 – January 27


TheatreWorks at The Square

2085 Monroe

Four years ago, Kate and Howard parted ways; he brokenhearted, she determined to find her true self. Yesterday, Howard found Kate again: as the tender transgender drifter Mike. Now, Howard will do anything to win back the heart he covets, even if the love of his life is no longer the girl he knew.

Adult Language and Adult Situations



Mike – Joshua LaShomb
Howard – David Hammons
Kate – R. Franklin Koch
Astrid – Brooke Papritz
Cameron – Ronnie Karimnia


Directed by Claire Rutkauskas
Stage Manager – Jasmine Simmers
Scenic Designer – Jill Koenig
Production Manager/Technical Director – Phillip Hughen