Chris Bush

Chris Bush is a playwright, lyricist and theatre-maker. Her plays include: Rock/Paper/Scissors (Sheffield Theatres, 2022); an adaptation of Charlotte Brontë's Jane Eyre (Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough, and New Vic, Newcastle-under-Lyme, 2022); Hungry (Paines Plough, 2021); Faustus: That Damned Woman (Headlong, Lyric Hammersmith & Birmingham Rep, 2020); The Last Noël (Old Fire Station, Oxford, 2019); The Changing Room (National Theatre Connections, 2018); Steel (Sheffield Theatres, 2018); an adaptation of Pericles (National Theatre, London, 2018); The Assassination of Katie Hopkins, written with Matt Winkworth (Theatr Clwyd, 2018); What We Wished For and A Dream.

A smart, witty new musical by Chris Bush and Matt Winkworth about truth, celebrity and public outrage.
A play exploring the last three decades of women in politics, asking what's changed and what still must.
A play about being a teenager, written specifically for young people, part of the 2018 National Theatre Connections F...
A funny, moving, uplifting play about Christmas, with original songs.
A radical reimagining of the classic cautionary tale, transforming the iconic character of Faustus into a woman who m...
A play about food, love, class and grief in a world where there's little left to savour.