1998 COAL a five part radio series, broadcast on Radio 4, 12th Feb. -12th March. Produced by Bite
Back Radio. Set during the Miner’s strike, in Nottinghamshire.
2007 MIRKA’S STORY. A migrant worker gets the sack. Toured in schools by New Perspectives
2005 - 7 ON SATURDAYS THIS BED IS POLAND. Original full length adult play. Three migrant workers
share one bed.
Commissioned by New Perspectives Theatre Company. Toured Spring 2007.
2004 SCORCHER. Original play for audiences 14+. Commissioned by Action Transport Theatre,
Director Joe Sumsion. Touring 22nd September – 13th November.
2002 ABOMINATION. Adaptation of the novel by Robert Swindells. Director: Daniel Buckroyd. Year-
long tour with Nuffield Theatre, Southampton; presented at Edinburgh Festival, Summer 2003.
1998 TODD’S CLIMB. Director: Daniel Buckroyd.
Toured by Nuffield Theatre, Southampton, in schools February/ March. Kayleigh wants to get into her brother’s gang, but she can’t climb the tree the lads use as an HQ. Then a group of Eco-protestors turn up and take over the tree that kids use as their gang headquarters. Audiences 9+
1992 THE INCREDIBLE EXPANDING BABY. Director: Rachel Feldberg. Red Ladder Theatre Co.
Toured in youth clubs.
1991 DON’T CALL ME BRAVE. A monologue of marriage and survival. Director: Gail McIntyre.
Yorkshire Women Theatre
MRS. BEETON’S HISTORY OF THE WORLD Director: Helen White. Perspectives Theatre Co. The Victorian expert in Housewifery brought back to life by popular demand.
Also toured by Oxfordshire Touring Theatre, 1996. Published by Contemporary Theatre Review, 1998.
1990 THICKER THAN WATER Humberside T.I.E. Subsequently toured by Northampton T.I.E. and
Nuffield Theatre, Southampton. A boy who ‘disappeared’ in Argentina is found by his grandmother. Audience 10+
1989 SUITS Director: Martin Jameson. Half Moon Young People’s Theatre. A kid going to school by
tube gets off at mysterious station, in a dystopian future.
1988 SACK OF LIES Director: Gwenda Hughes. Theatre Centre – Audience 5+
PINCHDICE AND CO. Director: Claire Grove.
Rewritten and extended for Women’s Theatre
Group. Published by Sheffield Academic Press, 1991.
THE COMPLETE SERVANT. A musical. Director: Martin Jameson.
Nottingham Playhouse Roundabout Co.
1987 PINCHDICE AND CO. Theatre Centre. Director: Maggie Ford. For 15-18 year olds. A lot of
scabby women follow a crusade.
HOW JANE SPENDALL BECAME A CO-OPERATOR. Director: Claire Grove. Derby Playhouse
1986 THE WRITING ON THE WALL Avon Touring. Director: Libby Mason.
Toured in youth clubs.
ON THE PLASTIC. A farce about debt. Director: Gwenda Hughes. Perspectives Theatre Company. Subsequently toured by Avon Touring, Birmingham Rep., and West 28th Street.
1985 TROUBLE AND STRIFE Cabaret, jointly devised with Perspectives
1984 MOLE CATCHER BODY SNATCHER; professional midwives versus traditional ‘handywomen’.
Perspectives Theatre Company
1983 PIECE AT ANY PRICE. Outwork in the hosiery trade. Perspectives Theatre Company
NEVER ON OUR KNEES. Unemployed Workers Movement, 1930s. Perspectives Theatre Company