Kate Manning is a Brooklyn-based singer and lyricist, specializing in early jazz and ragtime. Formerly a musical theater actress, Kate has been seen on Broadway in A Year With Frog and Toad and in Hal Prince's national tour of Evita, in which she played Peron's mistress and understudied Eva. She also starred as Dorothy in several touring productions of The Wizard of Oz. Kate received the Best Actress award at the 2010 New York Television festival for her performance in the web series Gintown. As a lyricist, her work includes the score of Gintown and the new musical, Where All The Rivers Go To Sleep.