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Rebekah Harrison

Writer

Agent

Hannah Boulton

Rebekah was part of the 2019/20 BBC Studios Writers Academy and has since written several episodes on continuing drama series, Holby City, EastEnders, and Casualty.  She is also developing her own projects for TV and was part of a development scheme with Rollem Productions, mentored by Kay Mellor and has recently taken part in a writers’ room with Two Rivers. Having grown up in North Wales, Rebekah is now based in Manchester and is passionate about telling stories that highlight social and political issues, in a fun, engaging way and experimenting with genre. She is a co-founder of Take Back Theatre Collective with Grant Archer and Julie Hesmondhalgh and is active campaigner for social change.

TELEVISION

EASTENDERS Current
6 x 30′ Script Commission

CASUALTY Current
1 x 40′ Script Commission

HOLBY CITY
4 x 40′ Script Commission

SUGAR BABY Current (Rollem/BBC)
60′ pilot for an original serial

COMMONS (House)
Treatment for a 6 x 60′ series about a young MP

SUMMER HEAT Current (Rollem/C4)
Pilot for an original serial

NO FRACKING WAY (Rollem)
Treatment for an original serial

EDNA’S BENCH (BBC Wales) 2010
Nominated for BAFTA Cymru 2011 – Best Short

THEATRE

THE SUICIDE (Storyhouse Chester) February 2020
Adaptation of the Russian farce by Nikolai Erdman

THIS IS WHERE WE ARE (HOME Manchester, Take Back) 2018
Original play in response to the Manchester Arena Attack and the immediate aftermath

WHAT THE WORLD IS WAITING FOR (Arden School of Theatre) 2018
60′ original play for 3rd year drama students

THE END OF THE WORLD IN SLOW MOTION (New Vic Youth Theatre / Oldham Theatre Workshop)
45′ youth theatre play

TO WALK IN YOUR SHOES (Red Bobble Theatre Company) 2017
Verbatim piece exploring asylum seekers experiences in the UK

Under Canvas: HOPE ON A STICK (Take Back Theatre / Royal Exchange Theatre) 2016
One of fifteen writers writing short responses forming an audio installation as part of the B!rth Festival. Also producer.

IN MY BED (24:7 Theatre Festival) 2014
Nominated for three Manchester Theatre Awards, including best new play

NO PLACE LIKE HOME (24:7 Theatre Festival) 2011
60′ drama

RADIO

FADED GLORY (BBC Radio 4) 2019
Afternoon Play

 

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