Oliver Emanuel

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Playwrights' Studio

Associate Playwright

Oliver Emanuel

Oliver Emanuel is an internationally award-winning playwright based in Glasgow. He has written over 30 plays for both stage and radio.

Dragon was the first play for young people to be performed at the Edinburgh International Festival and won Best Show for Children at the UK Theatre Awards in 2014. His English language version of Jan Sobrie's Titus won The People's Choice Victor Award at IPAY 2015. He was a lead writer on Emile Zola: Blood, Sex & Money for BBC Radio 4 which won Best Adaptation at the BBC Audio Drama Awards 2017.

Other plays include: Flight, The 306: Day, The 306: Dawn, Prom, A History of Paper, The Adventures of Robin Hood, The Lost Things, Spirit of Adventure, Ancient Greek and Videotape.

Oliver is also a part-time Lecturer in Playwriting at the University of St Andrews.


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