Gillian Greer

Selected credits

  • Meat45North/Theatre503
  • PetalsTheatre Upstairs, Dublin/Near FM Radio
  • FallowDevelopment/Abbey Theatre/Engine Room


Gillian is an Irish writer and Dramaturg based in London.  She is currently Literary Manager at Soho Theatre.

Her début play PETALS was nominated for the Irish Times Theatre Award for Best New Play in 2015 and later adapted for radio winning the Celtic Media Festival Award for Best Radio Drama 2020 with Near FM. Her second play MEAT was shortlisted for the Theatre503 International Playwriting Award and ran at Theatre503 in early 2020 to great critical acclaim.  She is currently developing new work with Abbey Theatre, Ireland and 45 North Productions, London.

Featured work


Produced by Emily Carewe for 45North and Theatre503
Director: Lucy Jane Atkinson
Design: Rachel Stone
Lighting Design: Zia Bergin-Holly
Sound Design: Annie May Fletcher

‘Nail-bitingly tense… subtle, acutely observed script… a thought-provoking and gripping depiction of a reckoning with trauma’ ****  Timeout

‘Gillian Greer’s striking play navigates the subject of sexual consent with unflinching honesty’
**** The Stage



Theatre Upstairs, Dublin
Director: Karl Shiels
Set Design: Laura Honan
Visual Design: Ste Murray
Lighting Design: Eoin Stapleton
Sound Design: Derek Conaghy

Nominated for Best New Play at the Irish Times Theatre Awards, 2015

Winner Celtic Media Festival Award, Best Radio Drama 2020.  Adapted for radio with Dublin radio station NearFM and directed by Jeda de Brí.  


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