Kate Anderson ’09: Songwriter for new Frozen special, Between the Lines musical

After decades of musical training, Kate Anderson ’09 was finally amid Broadway’s elite. Shaking hands, sharing laughs, championing the theatre—it was everything that she wished for…

And yet nothing that she wanted.

“I wanted to be the one who introduced herself as the songwriter, not as the fundraiser,” confessed the Gettysburg College music and creative writing grad.

But at The Public Theater, Anderson was doing important work for the arts. She was raising essential operating dollars, planning donor cultivation events, and making her mark at a world-class organization. Truth be told, it was a dream job.

So she’d hush the lingering voice in her heart and surrender any irking illusions of grandeur:

Let It Go.

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