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Stewart Pringle


Stewart is a playwright, and a Dramaturg at the National Theatre. He was previously the Associate Dramaturg of the Bush Theatre in London. He also until recently reviewed theatre for Time Out and The Stage. His Papatango Award-winning play TRESTLE played at the Southwark Playhouse until November 25th. He is currently under commission to Papatango.

Reviews for TRESTLE:

★★★★ “Brimming with quiet insight and sympathetic humour.” The Independent

★★★★ “A stealthy little heartbreaker.” The Times

‘Stewart Pringle’s entry was picked from over 1000 for the 2017 New Papatango Prize, and it’s easy to see why…A tender, lovely piece of theatre’, ★★★★ (Time Out)

‘Funny, adorable, elegaic’ ★★★★ (The Stage)

‘A tender and observant piece’, ★★★★ (The Evening Standard)

‘Wittily and cleverly written, its series of short scenes telling a story of some depth and meaning’ ★★★★ (What’s On Stage)

Theatre credits:

Southwark Theatre
Papatango Theatre

Fixing It
Arcola Theatre
The Miniaturists

You Look Tasty!
Pleasance Edinburgh
Supporting Wall Productions, directed by David Mercatali

The Ghost Hunter
Old Red Lion Theatre, Pleasance Edinburgh and UK Tour
Theatre of the Damned

The Horror! The Horror!
Wilton’s Music Hall
Theatre of the Damned, with Tom Richards
Music and lyrics by Jeffrey Mayhew

As Ye Sow
Pleasance Edinburgh
Theatre of the Damned

Grand Guignol
Etcetera Theatre
Theatre of the Damned

Film credits:

Breakneck Films

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