An ambitious young reporter, works hard to make a name for herself as a legitimate journalist in a time when women aren't taken seriously. Quick,
funny, and resourcesful, she boldy captures the voice of a new generation rising in her coverage of the newsies' strike. While she generally has no
time for cocky, streetwise young men, she makes an exception for Jack Kelly. Though she only has a brief dance solo in "King of New York,"
Katherine should have a great contemporary pop voice with a high belt – diction is key