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Tom Powell



Simon Blakey

As a student Tom won the OTR National Radio Drama Award and the Footlights’ Harry Porter Prize.  He is part of the Soho Writers Alumni Group and in 2015 he was shortlisted for the Soho Young Writers’ Award for his first play ‘the bear hunt’.  He was part of the Royal Court Introductory Group and was shortlisted for HighTide’s First Commissions programme.  He is published by Methuen/Bloomsbury.

Plays include:

Little Echoes                                                     2019
Hope Theatre, Islington
Dir: Stephen Bailey
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I Dare You                                                           2018
Leicester Curve, Inside Out Festival
Dir: Beth Shouler

Unpossibiliting                                                 2017    
Pleasance Dome,
Edinburgh Fringe Festival
Short play, part of 6x6x6

White Light                                                       2017
Arcola Theatre
Part of the Playwrought festival of staged readings

Everything You Ever Needed to Know About Ants           2017
The Bunker Theatre
Short Play, Second Sons Theatre Company – Play Time

Goodnight Mr Bear                                         2016
Etch / The Pleasance, Islington
Short play, Daily Plays

Autumn                                                                   2016
Tristan Bates Theatre
Short Play, Significant Other

A Moment in the Air                                       2015
Live Theatre,  Newcastle
Short play, part of 10 Minutes to…

The Fabulous Derek Alfrick                        2015  
Southwark Playhouse
Short Play, State of Fear

The House at the End of the Road            2015
Southwark Playhouse
Short Play, New Writing Night

Serengeti                                                            2015
Clapham Omnibus, Omniwrite

Who Decides?                                                    2015
Oval House
Original Commission for their youth programme in response to the 2015 general election

Gbadolite                                                                2015
The Vaults, London
Short play, Little Write Lies

The Mine Who Couldn’t Be Silent              2015
Greenwich Theatre
Short play, LittleLineUp

The Butterfly Defect                                        2014
Theatre 503
Short Play, Rapid Write Response

the bear hunt                                                      2014
Soho Theatre, Goldsmith MA Showcase
Shortlisted for the Soho Young Writers’ Award 2015


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