Writer

Gillian Greer

Selected credits

  • MeatPerformed as part of Scene and Heard Festival at Smock Alley Theatre
  • PetalsIn association with Theatre Upstairs, Dublin

About

Gillian is an Irish writer and dramaturg based in London. She is currently Literary Manager of Soho Theatre. Her debut play Petals was nominated for the Irish Times Theatre Award for Best New Play in 2015, whilst her second full length play Meat was shortlisted for the Theatre503 International Playwriting Award in 2018, and is currently in development.

As a dramaturg, Gillian worked as Head of Theatre and Performance at Vault Festival for 2018/2019 and has worked with the artistic teams at Theatre503, The Abbey Theatre, Theatre Royal Stratford East, Mercury Theatre, National Theatre and more.

Featured work

Meat

Originally performed as a short play as part of Scene and Heard Festival at Smock Alley Theatre, Dublin
Director: Louisa Sanfey
Producer: Kelley Gissane
Design: Katie Foley
Lighting Design: Cillian McNamara

Full length version shortlisted for the Theatre503 International Playwriting Award and will run as a full production in 2020.

Petals

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

Shortlisted for Bolton Top 5, 2016

Adapted for radio with Dublin radio station NearFM, Full Length, 2019

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