ACE Dig Buried Women

Posted on Apr 13, 2017 in Latest, Plays

Arts Council England are supporting my next project with Eastern Angles – a play uncovering the stories of the women missing from Peterborough’s history books. When I was growing up in the city, writing stage versions of Dogtanian and the Three Muskehounds (with the theme-tune taped off the telly) I had never heard of a playwright […]

With Mettle From Metal

Posted on Apr 28, 2015 in Books, Latest, Plays, TV & Film

From September, I will be taking up a residency at Metal Culture Peterborough to begin research on a brand new writing project. Metal was founded in London in 2002 by Jude Kelly OBE and has been active in Peterborough since 2012. Working from Chauffeurs Cottage, the original gatehouse property at the entrance to Peterborough Cathedral, […]

Going Headlong

Posted on Aug 6, 2014 in Latest, Plays

Roll on Autumn when I’ll be joining Headlong theatre company as part of their very first invitational Writers’ Group. I’m so looking forward to throwing myself back into stage writing after a year spent working on a new Adult/YA Crossover novel and writing and recording a new Afternoon Drama for BBC Radio 4. And it’s […]

Here Comes The Sun… *UPDATED* *AGAIN!*

Posted on Jun 26, 2012 in Latest, Plays

*UPDATE* 1/10/12 Sun-Eyed Girl was voted one of the best plays in Group One of the Off Cut Festival and goes through to the final week. Also triumphant in Group One was Joseph Wilde’s cracking piece The Big Ask. Book tickets to see the eight winning plays w/c 8th October, here.     *UPDATE* 7/9/12 Sun-Eyed […]

Fresh Meat

Posted on Jun 21, 2012 in Latest, Plays

My play, Apply Some Pressure, is on at Theatre 503 in Battersea on Monday 25th June. It’s part of a night of shorts all responding to Jimmy Osborne‘s play Meat. Apply Some Pressure picks up the theme of truth – and gore! – from the 503’s main house play to tell the story of St […]