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Al Smith


Al Smith is an award-winning playwright, whose play Harrogate premiered at HighTide Festival 2015, and will transfer to the Royal Court Theatre in October 2016 before undertaking a national tour.

Other Theatre includes; EnolaRadioThe Bird (Underbelly); The Astronaut Wives Club (Soho Theatre).  He is currently under commission to the Royal Court Theatre and the Gate Theatre.

Television includes: The CoronerFather BrownThe CutAfricaHolby CityEastEnders.

Radio includes: LifeLines; Duchamp’s UrinalEveryday Time MachinesLife in the FreezerThe Postman of Good HopeRadio.

Awards: BFI / Wellcome Trust Screenwriting Prize (HalfLife); Pearson Playwriting Bursary (Finborough).