Julie Tsang

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Brennan Artists Associates
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Telephone: 0141 553 5403
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Playwrights' Studio

Former Mentored Playwright

Julie Tsang

Julie Tsang is an award winning playwright from Glasgow. In 2017 Julie won the Scotland Short Play Award in association with Cumbernauld Theatre. She is a former mentored playwright with The Playwrights Studio Scotland in 2012. Julie was selected as one of the writers on Yellow Earths Professional Writer Programme 2018-2019 in London.

Recent credits include:
Spring Lantern Riddles (Playing with Tales)  with the Royal Shakespeare Company's Chinese Classics Translation Project, performed at the Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh 2020.

Fix -  produced by Unbroken Theatre, Yellow Earth Theatre and the Pleasance Theatre. Performed at Pleasance Theatre London 2020. Staged reading at Soho Theatre 2018.

The Family Unit -performed at Barons Court Theatre, London 2019. Extract read at Rep Stripped Festival, Dundee Rep 2019.Bruntwood Prize long-listed play 2019.

Other credits:
Pulse - development week with Perth theatre, Lilyburgh Lane - Cumbernauld theatre, Troon - Theatre 503, The Story of the Angel and the Bear - Tron theatre, Home - The Wee Theatre Festival, Cruellest Month - In Motion Theatre, Glint - Village Pub Theatre, Ragdolls - Tron Theatre, Escaping Time - Shortlisted for Progressive Playwright Award Tron theatre, Like This - Tron theatre.

Reviews:
"Grimm Tales meets East Asian mythology in Julie Tsang's Fix and it makes for an intriguing mix... aims for something far more unsettling than simply a neat final twist." - Lyn Gardner, Stagedoor

"Tsang's storytelling and Tan's vision become one and haunt the spectator outside the reach of their show" - Broadway World

 "Ominously atmospheric exploration of guilt's effect on the psyche" - The Stage

Fix is published by Aurora Metro Publications Limited 2020

Julie is a facilitator for Stage to Page, a voluntary collective of writers, directors and actors who meet monthly to conduct short public workshops of scenes from brand new plays.

Julie is a recipient of the Tom McGrath trust and her writing is supported by the Peggy Ramsey Foundation.

Photograph by Fraoch Ford

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