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Medicine

A dark and frequently absurdist play about how we have treated those we call 'mentally ill'.

Published in volume Medicine & The Same: two plays

    The Same

    A play about two women who meet in a psychiatric institution.

    Published in volume Medicine & The Same: two plays

      Air

      A resonant and surreal short piece published alongside What If If Only.

      Published in volume What If If Only

        Some Of Us Exist In The Future

        An utterly original, wryly funny play about one woman's search for a place to belong in a world that's not all it seems. Joint winner of the 2021 Papatango New Writing Prize.

        Published in volume Papatango Plays

          Ghost Stories from an Old Country

          A riveting and poignant exploration of the ties that bind us, threaded through with captivating fables. Joint winner of the 2021 Papatango New Writing Prize.

          Published in volume Papatango Plays

            The Silence and the Noise

            A play that beautifully captures the story of two young people on the edge. Joint winner of the 2021 Papatango New Writing Prize.

            Published in volume Papatango Plays

              SAUCE

              A play about death and rebirth, from an award-winning Irish playwright.

              Published in volume SAUCE and All honey: Two Plays

                All honey

                A play about sex, secrets and suspicion, winner of the 2017 Fishamble New Writing Award.

                Published in volume SAUCE and All honey: Two Plays

                  Phoenix

                  A powerful story of fire and destruction, self-deceit and the corrosion of trust.

                  Published in volume Mrs Delgado

                    Guidesky and I

                    A funny and poignant drama about loneliness and the opportunity for connection, first performed as part of the Orange Tree Theatre's Inside/Outside season.

                    Published in volume Inside/Outside

                      When the Daffodils

                      A searching portrait of human kindness in a world that sets limits on how we care for the vulnerable. First performed as part of the Orange Tree Theatre's Inside/Outside season of short plays.

                      Published in volume Inside/Outside

                        Ursa Major

                        A heartbreakingly funny play about love, life and human connection, first performed as part of the Orange Tree Theatre's Inside/Outside season.

                        Published in volume Inside/Outside

                          Two Billion Beats (short play version)

                          A short play about the unfairness of growing up in a world where you don't make the rules. First performed as part of Inside/Outside, a season of short plays staged at the Orange Tree Theatre, Richmond.

                          Published in volume Inside/Outside

                            The Kiss

                            A tender, funny and beautifully observed study of lives in limbo, and a glimmer of hope for what lies ahead. First performed as part of the Orange Tree Theatre's Inside/Outside season.

                            Published in volume Inside/Outside

                              Prodigal

                              A short play about community, identity and the enduring strength of family ties. First performed as part of the Orange Tree Theatre's Inside/Outside season.

                              Published in volume Inside/Outside

                                Thunderbox

                                A short monologue play about a pregnant wheelchair user facing a tough decision, commissioned by the BBC as part of CripTales, a television series marking the twenty-fifth anniversary of the UK's Disability Discrimination Act.

                                Published in volume CripTales: Six Monologues

                                  Audition

                                  A short monologue play about a disabled actor facing up to the traumatic experience of auditioning, commissioned by the BBC as part of CripTales, a television series marking the twenty-fifth anniversary of the UK's Disability Discrimination Act.

                                  Published in volume CripTales: Six Monologues

                                    Paper Knickers

                                    A bold, witty monologue play exploring what it is to be an amputee, commissioned by the BBC as part of CripTales, a television series marking the twenty-fifth anniversary of the UK's Disability Discrimination Act.

                                    Published in volume CripTales: Six Monologues