Please contact Lesley through Playwrights' Studio
Lesley lives in Perthshire, is an Associate Playwright for Playwrights' Studio, Scotland, and the writer in residence at Rivendell Care Home. In addition to writing Lesley runs playwriting and Creative Storytelling Workshops and is the founder of Yellow Bird Theatre Ltd.
Magnetic North and Luminate Emerging Older Artist Award. 2017.
Theatre 503 Playwriting Award 2016 (Longlisted)
Scotland's National Short Play Award 2015 (Shortlisted).
Windsor Fringe Kenneth Branagh New Drama Award 2014 (Shortlisted).
Playwrights' Studio Scotland Mentoring Programme 2012 /13.
Tom McGrath Trust Small Grant Award 2013.
Edinburgh Festival Fringe: WIRED. Army @ The Fringe in Association with Summerhall. 2017 and 2018.
In Her Own Words, Rivendell Stories. Verbatim Theatre. Luminate Festival. 2017 Birnam Arts Centre.
And Another Thing…In Her Own Words 2, Birnam Arts and Perth Theatre 2018
Tron Theatre, Glasgow
Tron 100 Festival: WIRED 2017, A WOMAN, A CROW, A GIANT AND A FIELD 2016.
TalkFest Perth: LIPS THAT TOUCH LIQOUR, AND ANOTHER THING... IN HER OWN WORDS 2. 2018
Progressive Playwright: ADVENTURES, LIKE TOM SAWYER. 2015
Reclaim the F Word: WIRED. 2013
Words Words Words: FREIGHT 2012, A FIRM HAND 2009, WIRED 2009, SHOES 2008, OUT 2008.
Noisy Words: STOP THE SNOWSTORM 2010.
Stage to Page: LIPS THAT TOUCH LIQUOR 2014, WIRED 2012.
STOP THE SNOWSTORM. (2008)
Script writer on children's animation series Arctic Ring. Adapted from Folk Tales gathered from around the Arctic Circle.