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Padraic Walsh

Writer

Agent

Nick Quinn

Padraic Walsh is a playwright, screenwriter and fiction writer. He is 2017-2018 Writer on Attachment with the Oxford Playhouse and won the Walter Swan Trust Playwriting Award in 2015. In May 2017 Padraic’s play Foxes was broadcast on BBC Radio 4 and was shortlisted for Best Original Audio Drama at the 2018 BBC Audio Drama Awards. His fiction has appeared in The Stinging Fly and Cyphers.

Radio

FOXES
BBC Radio 4
Producer & Director Peter Kavanagh

THE MARQUIS OF GRANBY
Camden’s People’s Theatre
Part of the CITY project for the 2013 Spirit Festival

Theatre

EVENING
West Yorkshire Playhouse / The Ilkley Playhouse
Dir. Yvette Huddleston
Rehearsed Public Reading

THE FOX
HighTide Festival Theatre, London
Dir. Cathal Cleary
Rehearsed Public Reading

TALK TO ME
Abbey Theatre, Dublin
Dir. Maisie Lee
Rehearsed Public Reading

TALK, TALK
Lost Theatre, London
Dir. Cathal Cleary
Rehearsed Public Reading

PATTERNS OF GRACE (co-writer)
Dir. Kelly Wilkinson
Hampstead Theatre’s heat&light company

EXPERIENCE
Nun’s Island Theatre, Galway
Dir. Cathal Cleary
Rehearsed Public Reading

HOLY THURSDAY
Bank of Ireland Theatre, Galway
Dir. Andy Dolan

Fiction

INTIMATIONS (Short Story)
Stinging Fly Magazine (2014)
Issue 28/Volume 2

Awards

Best Original Audio Drama at the 2018 BBC Audio Drama Awards
Shortlisted

University of Sunderland and Waterstones
Short Story Competition (2016)
Shortlisted

Old Vic 12 Commission (2015)
Longlisted

Walter Swan Trust Playwriting Competition (2015)
Winner

Sixteen Feet’s First Draft Playwriting Competition (2014)
Winner

Papatango New Writing Award (2012)
Longlisted

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