Kate Massey-Chase is an AHRC-funded Ph.D. student at the University of Exeter, researching how applied theatre could support young people in the transition between child and adolescent and adult mental health services. She is a visiting lecturer at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama and previously ran the Theatre for Change module at St Mary’s University, Twickenham. She has also worked as a research consultant for the University of Wales, Trinity St David. In addition, she is a freelance creative arts practitioner, working across a range of educational and community settings. She has recently co-edited a book on prison theatre, Playing for Time Theatre Company: Perspectives from the Prison (Intellect, 2019).