Lewis Hetherington is a Glasgow-based Playwright and Theatre Maker whose work is rooted in collaboration and storytelling.
As associate of Analogue he co-wrote Mile End and
Beachy Head, and wrote Fringe First winning 2401
Objects; a co production with Oldenburg Staatstheater. He also
wrote and directed Stowaway for the company with Hannah
With Catrin Evans he wrote and directed Leaving Planet Earth for Grid Iron, which premiered at the Edinburgh International Festival.
Other writing credits include: 5 (National Youth Theatre) The Fragmented Life of Dorothy Lawrence (Royal Conservatoire of Scotland), Instructions for Butterfly Collectors (National Theatre of Scotland at the Traverse), bodies unfinished (Grey Swan, Brockley Jack), A Perfect Child and Sea Change (A Play, A Pie and A Pint at Òran Mór).
Work for children includes: Friends Electric (Visible
Fictions), Three Little Pigs, Red Riding Hood,
Goldilocks (Platform), Secret Life of Suitcases
(Unicorn) and Cloud Man (created with Ailie Cohen) which
is toured internationally.
In 2017 Lewis wrote and directed Rocket Post (National Theatre of Scotland) which toured around the Western Isles of Scotland and was adapted for the screen.