Simon Longman

Simon Longman is a playwright from the West Midlands, UK. His plays include: (Circle Dreams Around) The Terrible, Terrible Past (National Theatre, Connections); Patient Light (Eastern Angles); Island Town (Paines Plough); Gundog (Royal Court); Rails (TBTL); White Sky (RWCMD/Royal Court); Sparks (Old Red Lion) and Milked (Pentabus Theatre Company). He is the recipient of the 49th George Devine Award for Most Promising Playwright and has previously won the Channel 4 Playwrights’ Scheme. His work has been translated and produced internationally. He is Associate Artist at Kestrel Theatre Company, working with prisons around the UK. He is Lecturer in Scriptwriting at Bath Spa University. He is represented by Howard Gooding at Judy Daish Associates.