Nancy Harris

Nancy Harris is a playwright and screenwriter from Dublin who lives in London. Her plays include: Somewhere Out There You (Abbey Theatre Dublin, 2023); Two Ladies (Bridge Theatre, London, 2019); The Beacon (Druid, 2019); The Red Shoes, after Hans Christian Andersen (Gate Theatre, Dublin, 2017); Our New Girl (Bush Theatre, London, 2012); and No Romance (Abbey Theatre, Dublin, 2011).

A tender and funny tale about our secret selves, and our search for connection in a fractured world.
A startling psychological drama about the darker side of modern parenthood.
A short play from an acclaimed Irish playwright, about a sterile liasion in a hotel room that threatens to spill over...
A contemporary retelling of Hans Christian Andersen's extraordinary fairytale of dance, desire and destruction.
A drama about a Dublin artist haunted by a mysterious accident in her past.
A powerful drama about the first ladies of France and America, as their husbands clash over an international crisis.
A romantic comedy with a twist, playfully unravelling the love stories we weave for ourselves. First performed at the...
A short play about a woman seeking help from a therapist to overcome a traumatic episode in her past.