Katy Hayes was born in Dublin in 1965,
She has has worked as a theatre director and playwright, and was a founder member and resident director with Glasshouse Productions from 1990 to 1995.
Her plays are Playgirl (Dublin, The Abbey Theatre, Peacock Stage, 1995); and Vampirella and the Company of Wolves (adapted from two short stories by Angela Carter, Dublin, Glasshouse Productions, Project Arts Centre, 1995).
The Sun Always Rises, a radio play, was broadcast by RTÉ in 2011.
Her short stories are collected as Forecourt, (Dublin, Poolbeg, 1995).
Her novels are Curtains (London, Pheonix House, 1997); Gossip (Pheonix House, 2000); and Lindbergh’s Legacy (Phoenix House, 2004).
She lives in Dublin.
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