Ella Hickson

Ella Hickson

Ella Hickson is an award-winning writer whose work has been performed throughout the UK and abroad.

Her work includes: ANNA (National Theatre, 2019); The Writer (Almeida Theatre, 2018); Oil (Almeida Theatre, London, 2016); Wendy & Peter Pan (Royal Shakespeare Company, 2013 and 2015); Riot Girls (Radio 4); Boys (Nuffield Theatre, Southampton/Headlong Theatre/HighTide Festival Theatre, 2012); The Authorised Kate Bane (Grid Iron/Traverse Theatre, 2012); Rightfully Mine (Radio 4); Precious Little Talent (Trafalgar Studios/Tantrums Productions, 2011), Hot Mess (Arcola Tent/ Tantrums Productions, 2010) and Eight (Trafalgar Studios/Bedlam Theatre, Edinburgh, 2008/9).

Eight compelling monologues offering a state-of-the-nation group portrait for the stage.
Four boys face the tricky transition to adulthood in Ella Hickson's riot of a play.
A painfully comic excavation of a family history asks if there is an authorised version of the past - or just the one...
Ella Hickson's version of J.M. Barrie's much-loved story puts the character of Wendy firmly centre stage, in an adapt...
Oil
An explosive play that drills deep into the world's relationship with this finite resource.
A young writer challenges the status quo but discovers that creative gain comes at a personal cost.
PMQ
A short play set in a Westminster dressing room, as Prime Minister Dave prepares for his first ever bout of Prime Min...
A radical play set in East Berlin in 1968, unfolding with all the tension of a spy thriller and the inexorable revela...
A touching and funny play about 20-somethings graduating into a world that's sold them down the river.
A dark and lyrical tale about friendship, loss and loneliness.