Zinnie Harris


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Playwrights' Studio

Former Associate Playwright

Zinnie Harris

Zinnie's plays include The Wheel (National Theatre of Scotland 2011), joint winner of the 2011 Amnesty International Freedom of Expression Award and a Fringe First Award; Midwinter, Solstice and Fall (a trilogy of plays for the Royal Shakespeare Company/Traverse Theatre 2005/2006/2008).

Midwinter won the 2005 Art Foundation Fellowship Award for Playwriting, and was shortlisted for the Susan Smith Blackburn Award; Julie (National Theatre of Scotland 2006), Nightingale and Chase (Royal Court Theatre, London 2001), Further than the Furthest Thing (Royal National Theatre/Tron Theatre) winner of the Peggy Ramsay Playwriting Award, John Whiting Award and Fringe First Award and shortlisted for the Susan Smith Blackburn, and Evening Standard Most Promising Playwright; By Many Wounds (Hampstead Theatre 1999).

She also writes for television, and has written two 90 minute dramas for Channel 4 - Born with Two Mothers and Richard is my Boyfriend - and wrote several episodes of the BBC One Drama series Spooks.

She was writer in Residence at the RSC from 2000 - 2001 and is currently an Associate Artist at the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh.

Image: Heshani Sothiraj Eddleston

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