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Anna Reynolds has had 10 plays professionally produced in the UK and worldwide, including Jordan (Writers Guild award/ Time Out winner), Red (Clean Break Theatre Company), Precious (West Yorkshire Playhouse), Wild Things (Salisbury Playhouse), Look At Me (a play for young people) (Theatre Centre/Mercury Theatre), Deep Joy (Mercury Theatre), Skin Hunger (Time Out Critics Choice, BAC), Ring Road Tales (Watford Palace Theatre 2003) and Sweetie Pie for the Cambridge Hotbed Festival and Best of the Fest, Latchmere Theatre, London 2004.
Her screen work includes Paradise (BBC2) and The Winding Sheet (Channel 4). She is currently under commission to Sgrin Wales for a feature film, to Menagerie Theatre Company for new play Blue Sky State, developed in partnership with the Mercury Theatre, to Pursued By A Bear Theatre Company for Loved, and to Genesis Opera Foundation for an opera libretto, Push, scheduled for Almeida, 2005. She has published a novel (Insanity, 4th Estate), freelance journalism (The Times, Guardian, Observer, New Statesman, Big Issue) and had short stories published in several anthologies, in new literary magazine Citizen 32 (Oct 2004), alongside new work by Harold Pinter and Adrian Mitchell.
Her creative writing teaching/residency work includes University of Essex, HMPrison Holloway, Arts Educational Drama School, Clean Break Theatre Company, Paines Plough, Mercury Theatre Colchester, and she currently teaches for Cardiff University and Trestle Theatre Company. She is one of the founders and editors of www.writewords.org.uk.
WriteWords courses by Anna Reynolds