John McCann


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John McCann

Originally from County Armagh in Northern Ireland, John now lives in Dundee.

Work includes THE CLEANROOM (dir. Michael Duke), staged by Tinderbox Theatre Company in Belfast as part of the TRUE NORTH project in 2010.

A short version of SPOILING (dir. Orla O'Loughlin) was staged in The Traverse Theatre Edinburgh during the WRITE HERE festival in October 2013.

Other work includes THE NEXT OF IT, read as part of Stellar Quines' REHEARSAL ROOM 16 at the Traverse Theatre and also read at The Lyric Theatre Belfast. His short play IS FEIDIR LINN was given a staged reading in the Brian Friel Theatre at Queen's University Belfast by Tinderbox as part of the 2011 PICK 'N' MIX festival.

John has also been under commission with The Traverse Theatre in Edinburgh and Replay Theatre Company, Belfast.

His most recent work, DUPed toured Scotland and Northern Ireland in 2019.

Photograph by Alan McCredie

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