Kathy-Jo attended the Wits School of Drama and graduated with a degree in English, Drama and Film. In addition to that she obtained her Speech and Drama Teachers Diploma from Unisa. She has had an impressive career in all aspects of the performing arts and across all media, theatre, television, film and radio. She is a director and owner of the corporate entertainment and communications company Maverick Warehouse and a sought after director of dramatic and musical productions in her native South Africa. Kathy-Jo is a seasoned director of both commercial and corporate plays and productions and she has impressive credentials, skill and experience in the world of musical production and theatre direction . A career highlight is her co-creation and direction of the smash-hit musical “Drumstruck” which has enjoyed many successful international seasons off-Broadway, in Australia and China. She is extremely proud of Drumstruck’s success in Japan and is thrilled that the show will be returning to the Japanese entertainment calendar for a fifth consecutive season.