Stef Smith

Contact Info


Davina Shah
Macnaughton Lord Representation 
2nd Floor
16 Crucifix Lane

Telephone: 0207 407 9201





Playwrights' Studio

Former New Playwrights Award

Stef Smith

Stef Smith studied Drama and Theatre Arts with a specialism in directing at Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh. Since graduating in 2009 she has worked professionally as a director, writer and workshop leader.

Stef is currently best known for supplying the text for the critically acclaimed and sell out show Road Kill (Edinburgh Festival 2010, 2011). The show won a number awards including a Fringe First, a Herald Angel and the Amnesty International Freedom of Expression Award. Most recently the show won a Laurence Olivier Award (2012). The show has since toured and sold out in London, Paris, Chicago and New York.

Previously Stef has also written sell-out shows CURED (Glasgay!), Grey Matter (Aberdeen Performing Arts), Woman of the Year (Oran Mor) Falling/Flying (The Tron, Glasgow), The Silence of Bees (The Arches) and a BBC Scotland Radio drama entitled Tea and Symmetry.

Most recently Stef has finished a residency at The Banff Centre in Alberta, Canada. She has also been on attachment to the National Theatre of Scotland and was part of the National Writers Group at the Royal Court Theatre in London. 

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