Simon Stephens

Simon Stephens  is an English playwright. A graduate from the University of York, until 2005 Stephens worked in the literary department of the Royal Court Theatre in London. While there, he held a leadership position in the Court's Young Writers' Programme.

His play, Pornography, received its UK premiere at the Traverse theatre in Edinburgh as part of the 2008 Edinburgh Festival. Punk Rock was a nominee for the 2010 TMA Awards best new play.