James Baldwin

James Baldwin is a fast‐rising playwright. He has previously been commissioned by The Roundhouse Theatre Company, Brute farce and Wet Picnic and has co‐written with Vox Motus for The National Theatre of Scotland. He has been a new writing consultant at The Oldham Coliseum and in 2009 was awarded ‘The Lilian Baylis Award for Theatrical Excellence’ by The Old Vic and Sadler’s Wells. His work has been developed through the National Theatre Studio and the Young Vic. James trained at The Royals Scottish Academy of Music and Drama and is an alumnus of The Royal Court Young Writer’s Programme. As a playwright James is committed to exposing and examining elements ofsociety which are too often ignored; previous work has explored domestic violence and childhoodbullying.

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