James Graham (playwright)

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James Graham
James Graham 2018.jpg
Born 1982 (age 35–36)
United Kingdom
Nationality British
Alma mater Ashfield Comprehensive School
University of Hull

James Graham FRSL (born 1982) is a British playwright, television writer and one-time actor. His work has been staged throughout the UK, at theatres including the Bush, Soho Theatre, Clwyd Theatr Cymru and the National Theatre. He was discovered by, and has been a Playwright in Residence at, the Finborough Theatre.

Graham grew up in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire,[1] and was educated at Ashfield Comprehensive School and the University of Hull.

He wrote the script for the film X+Y, which premiered in 2015.

His plays are published by Methuen.[2]

In June 2018 Graham was elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in its "40 Under 40" initiative.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Chakelian, Anoosh (28 January 2013). "Ayes to the playwright: James Graham interview". Total Politics.
  2. ^ Bloomsbury.com. "Bloomsbury - Search". Retrieved 9 February 2017.
  3. ^ Flood, Alison (28 June 2018). "Royal Society of Literature admits 40 new fellows to address historical biases". The Guardian. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  4. ^ "Wilton's Music Hall | James Graham's Sketching". Retrieved 2018-10-03.
  5. ^ "Hull Truck Theatre". Retrieved 2018-02-09.
  6. ^ Supercool (20 August 2017). "Quiz | Chichester Festival Theatre". Chichester Festival Theatre. Retrieved 21 August 2017.
  7. ^ "Labour of Love, a new comedy by James Graham". Labour of Love.
  8. ^ Kenny, Fred. "Spring 2017 Season - Spring 2017 - What's on & Tickets - Almeida - About Us". almeida.co.uk.
  9. ^ Thereviewshub.com
  10. ^ Mountford, Fiona (7 March 2015). "James Graham interview: meet the writer bringing drama to this year's election race". independent.co.uk. The Independent. Retrieved 20 May 2015.
  11. ^ Shao, Yiqing (11 July 2014). "Writer James Graham Talks New Musical Finding Neverland". Boston Magazine.
  12. ^ "The Angry Brigade, Theatre Royal, Plymouth - Kate Maltby". 26 September 2014.
  13. ^ Spencer, Charles (22 April 2014). "Privacy, Donmar Warehouse, review" – via www.telegraph.co.uk.
  14. ^ "This House on Tour - in the UK from February to June 2018". www.nationaltheatre.org.uk.
  15. ^ "Curtis Brown". www.curtisbrown.co.uk.
  16. ^ "Finborough Theatre". www.finboroughtheatre.co.uk.
  17. ^ "The Whisky Taster", Bushtheatre.co.uk Archived 24 April 2012 at the Wayback Machine.
  18. ^ Bushtheatre.co.uk Archived 11 September 2010 at the Wayback Machine.
  19. ^ "Finborough Theatre". www.finboroughtheatre.co.uk.
  20. ^ "Little Madam". www.finboroughtheatre.co.uk. Finborough Theatre.
  21. ^ "Eden's Empire". www.finboroughtheatre.co.uk. Finborough Theatre.
  22. ^ "Alberts Boy - 2005 - Finborough Theatre". www.finboroughtheatre.co.uk.

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