Kathi's wide interest in all things theatre has also led her into areas of research and writing.
Kathi's primary area of research interest is the 19th Century Kentucky-based actress Frances Ann Drake. Her research has been supported in part by the Kentucky Foundation for Women. Kathi also has an interest in British actress Fanny Kemble through the one-woman Shame The Devil! An Evening with Fanny Kemble, performed by Megan Burnett, HerStory Productions. Kathi's interest in 19th century theatre history also extends to the intersection of theatre with the writings of Jane Austen.
Kathi writes about arts education and dance, and reviews the Broadway Series and new play festivals for www.arts-louisville.com. She reviews of the Louisville Ballet for www.wfpl.org. Kathi has also written for Southern Theatre, the magazine of the Southeastern Theatre Conference, and has contributed to KET's Drama Toolkit.
Kathi also does voice-overs.