Tim Foley is a writer based in Manchester, and is the Associate Artist for Pentabus Theatre. His play ELECTRIC ROSARY won the 2017 Bruntwood Prize Judges’ Award.
Tim’s first full-length play, THE DOGS OF WAR, premiered at the Old Red Lion Theatre in May 2015 and won the 2016 OffWestEnd award for Most Promising New Playwright. He was awarded the Channel 4 Playwright’s bursary in 2016. His second play, ASTRONAUTS OF HARTLEPOOL, premiered at the 2017 VAULT Festival and won the VAULT Origins Award for Outstanding New Work.
TBA – ELECTRIC ROSARY, Royal Exchange Theatre
Winner of 2017 Bruntwood Prize Judge’s Award. Developed with Manhattan Theater Company, New York.
2017 – ASTRONAUTS OF HARTLEPOOL, VAULT Festival
Winner of VAULT Outstanding New Work Award
2015 – THE DOGS OF WAR, Old Red Lion Theatre
Winner of 2016 OffWestEnd Award (Most Promising New Playwright)
RESIDENCIES AND ATTACHMENTS:
Current – Attachment to the National Theatre studio (Oct-Nov 2018)
2017 – HighTide First Commission scheme
2016 – Channel 4 Writer-in-Residence for Pentabus Theatre
Since 2017 – Writer for audio dramas set in the world of TV’s DOCTOR WHO and TORCHWOOD, produced by Big Finish Productions (www.bigfinish.com)
Actors include Derek Jacobi, Paul McGann, Tracy-Ann Oberman and David Warner.