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In-Sook Chappell

Writer

Agent
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TV, Film:

Hannah Boulton
Agent
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Theatre, Radio:

Maeve Bolger

In-Sook is a Korean-born, London-based playwright and filmmaker. She studied dance in New York at Alvin Ailey before moving into acting. Her first play won the Verity Bargate Award.

Theatre

MOUNTAINS – 2018
Manchester Royal Exchange Theatre. Directed by Jennifer Tang.

THE FREE9 – 2018
NT Connections

COME TO WHERE I’M FROM – 2016
Paines Plough

In-Sook’s play P’YONGYANG was shortlisted for the Bruntwood Prize and enjoyed a sell-out run and critical acclaim at the Finborough Theatre, Winter 2016.

★★★★ The Times ‘A striking new play… part Orwellian nightmare, part neon-lit fantasy.’

★★★★ The Guardian ‘A North Korean dream of love and freedom.’

★★★★ The Evening Standard ‘Stinging insight into a warped reality.’

ABSENCE – 2016
The Clare, Young Vic Theatre. A short play.

STRAINS
Commissioned by Soho Theatre.

TALES OF THE HARROW ROAD – 2010
Soho Theatre. Directed by Suzanne Gorman.

THIS ISN’T ROMANCE – 2009
Soho Theatre. Directed By Lisa Goldman.
Winner of the Verity Bargate Award.

DISLOCATED INTIMACY – 2007
Trafalgar Studios. A short play for Paines Plough.

DOWNTOWN DOLLSHOUSE

Film

DUNWICH – in development

KOTCHEBI
Short film as writer/director.

MISO BLAKE
Feature film as writer/director adapted from her award- winning stage play THIS ISN’T ROMANCE.
Development funded to final draft by Film4

MIDSUMMER
Feature film as writer/director in development with Tilt Films.

FULL – 2011
Writer/director.
A short film (dur.11 minutes).
Commissioned by Cineast: BBC Writers Room/ B3 Media. Festival screenings include Encounters and the London Short Film Festival.

Radio

THIS ISN’T ROMANCE – 2011
BBC Radio 3, the Wire.

HONG KONG BY NIGHT – 2009
BBC Radio 4.

Call Hannah to discuss In-Sook or other Writers

+44 (0) 207 467 0121

Call Maeve to discuss In-Sook or other Writers

+44 (0)20 7467 0132