2020, Buxton Opera House.
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2018, Tabard & Etcetera Theatre.
2018, Leyton Orient Football Stadium. Part of LGBT History Month.
2017, Melbourne, Australia and Bath, UK. Premiered at Finborough Theatre.
A PLAY ABOUT SEX / A PLAY ABOUT DEATH
2016, Sunderland University.
THE AMY JOHNSON FAN CLUB
2016. A prelude to Hull’s City of Culture celebrations. Also performed in 2019 and 2020 as part of the Amy Johnson Festival.
MIDSUMMER NIGHTS’ DREAMING
First online play for the Royal Shakespeare Company, in association with Google. Project featured on 25 million tweets, trended 4th in the world and won two Lovie Awards (Internet Oscars).
Sell out run at Soho Theare / BAC Opera Festival. Screenplay commissioned by Working Title Films.
THE OLD MAN AND THE SEA
An adaptation of Ernest Hemingway’s Pulitzer Prize winning novella for the stage. Winner of the Award for Artistic Excellence at the England’s biggest arts Festival. Performed in a remote bay in Cornwall, with the audience ferried in on local fishing boats, and on a full-size galleon. Transferred to Arcola theatre / Riverside Studios. Headlined the world’s first Literature Festival of the Sea in Southend
THE SHOE SHOP OF DESIRE
Commissioned by the National Theatre in association with Nottingham Playhouse and The Comedy Store Players. Workshopped at The Nottingham Playhouse with Stephen Mangan and George Costigan. Production at the BAC as part of the Critics Up For Review season. Subject of a BBC2 documentary
Southwark Playhouse. Screenplay commissioned by Filmgoer / Feelgood Fiction. Later made into feature film starring John Hurt
SUICIDE AND MANIPULATION
TANGO ‘TIL YOU’RE SORE
Finborough Theatre. Screenplay commissioned by Sweet Child Films.
THE BIG 4 OH
THE MAN WITH…
Camden People’s Theatre
BAC, Finborough, Assembly Rooms Edinburgh. Time Out Critics’ Choice. Screenplay commissioned by Sweet Child Films
MY SKY IS BIG
Co-created with Vanessa Earl. Production at the BAC / Tooting Tram & Social. Film version shown at National Film Theatre
Etcetera Theatre and BAC. Time Out Critics’ Choice
Commissioned by Soho Theatre. Rehearsed reading at Soho, with Sally Hawkins and Mat Fraser
EX – THE PLAY
Runner-up as Best New Play in London, London Writers Competition. White Bear / Old Red Lion / BAC
60 SECONDS TO ONE HOUR
Tron Theatre, Glasgow. Text for Dance Piece