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David Harrower


Writers: Film & Television, Writers: Playwrights

DavidHarrower is an internationally acclaimed playwright who currently lives andworks in Glasgow.

Previouswork includes CIARA (Traverse Theatre); A SLOW AIR (Tron Theatre, Glasgow);GOOD WITH PEOPLE (Paines Plough/Oran Mor); BLACKBIRD (Edinburgh InternationalFestival, West End; DARK EARTH (Traverse Theatre); PRESENCE (Royal CourtTheatre); KILL THE OLD TORTURE THEIR YOUNG (Traverse Theatre); and KNIVES INHENS (Traverse Theatre and Bush Theatre). Amongst many awards, BLACKBIRD wonthe Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Play 2005 and the CATS Award for BestPlay 2005. CIARA won the CATS Award for Best Play 2013.

Adaptationsinclude PUBLIC ENEMY; GOVERNMENT INSPECTOR; SWEET NOTHINGS; THE GOOD SOUL OFSZECHUAN; SIX CHARACTERS IN SEARCH OF AN AUTHOR (all Young Vic Theatre); TALESFROM THE VIENNA WOODS; IVANOV (both National Theatre); WOYZECK (EdinburghLyceum Theatre); MARY STUART (National Theatre of Scotland); and THE CHRYSALIDS(National Theatre, BT Connections).

David'swork for the screen includes UNA (2017) and OUTLAW KING, due to open in 2018.He is currently working on several new film and tv projects.