Lisa Evans trained as an actor at the Guildhall School of Speech and Drama after which she worked in theatre, television and radio. She performed with the National Theatre, in the West End and in theatre in the USA before becoming a playwright. She was Resident Writer at Theatre Centre 1983/4 and at Temba Theatre Co. in 1986/7. From 2009-11 she was Associate Writer at Theatre by the Lake, Keswick. She also runs courses and Writers Workshops.
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EastEnders, Casualty, Holby City, The Bill, Family Affairs, No Bananas, Trainer, Letting Go, Peak Practice.
ORIGINAL: The Angel Tide; Run!!; Keep Smiling Through; Glory Glory; Up The Duff; Getting to the Foot of the Mountain; Once We Were Mothers; Christmas Without Herods; The Shadow of Light; Mother's Day
ADAPTATION: Cat's Eye; The Dead Secret; Thursday's Child; The Maid of Buttermere; Villette; Frankenstein; Jamaica Inn; East Lynne; The Tenant of Wildfell Hall
YOUNG AUDIENCES:Rise Up; The Day the Waters Came; Lucky Country; Slap; Stamping, Shouting & Singing Home; Crime of the Century; Better Than Burning; Under Exposure; The Pearl; The Red Chair; Taking Liberties; Inside Out.
RADIO INCLUDES: Ring o'Roses; Aliens; Local Disaster; Stamping, Shouting & Singing Home; Women Can Fly; Hanging Fire; Mary Seattle; Desperate to Act; Thin Ice; Sweet Fanny Adams; Laughter in Leningrad.
AWARDS: Writers Guild Award 2011; Finalist John Whiting Award 2006; British Theatre Association Awards 1986 and 1988; South London Playwriting Festival 1988.
Comedy, Radio, Television, Theatre
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