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Biography

I am a writer and theatre-maker with over 20 years of experience. I have made work for theatres to galleries, parked cars to park benches. I co-founded Metro-Boulot-Dodo in 1997 after studying Theatre and Creative Writing at Lancaster University. In 2004, I began five-year live art project – The Long and Winding Road (2004-09). I was commissioned by Nottingham Playhouse to write two new plays: The White Album (2006) and The Ashes (2011). I was commissioned by New Perspectives to write and direct A Fortunate Man (2018) which toured to Edinburgh Fringe, Singapore Fringe and Theaterszene Europa, Cologne. My work has been selected for the British Council’s Edinburgh Showcase. I am Reader in Theatre at Manchester School of Theatre at Manchester Metropolitan University. Recent publications include, Staging Loss: Performance as Commemoration for Palgrave Macmillan and Acts of Dramaturgy: The Shakespeare Trilogy for Intellect.