David Byrne

David Byrne is a playwright and theatre director, and the Artistic and Executive Director of London's New Diorama Theatre.

His plays include The Incident Room, written with Olivia Hirst (Edinburgh Festival Fringe, 2019; New Diorama Theatre, London, 2020); Secret Life of Humans (Edinburgh Festival Fringe, 2017; New Diorama Theatre, 2018); and an adaptation of George Orwell's Down and Out in Paris and London (Edinburgh Festival Fringe, 2015; New Diorama Theatre, 2016).

A thrilling play about Dr Jacob Bronowski, buried secrets, and six million years of human history.
A play about the manhunt for the Yorkshire Ripper, going behind the scenes to investigate the case that nearly broke...