Duncan Macmillan

Duncan Macmillan
Every Brilliant Thing

Writer

Duncan Macmillan is an award-winning playwright whose work includes the acclaimed adaptation of George Orwell’s 1984 (a Headlong /Nottingham Theatre / UK tour and Almeida Theatre); REISE DURCH DIE NACHT adapt. Friederike Mayröcker (created with Katie Mitchell and Lyndsey Turner, Schauspielhaus Köln); DON JUAN COMES BACK FROM THE WAR adapt. Ödön von Horváth (Finborough Theatre); MONSTER (Royal Exchange/Manchester International Festival) and EUGENE ONEGIN (adapt); I WISH TO APOLOGISE FOR MY PART IN THE APOCALYPSE, SO SAY ALL OF US and FAMILY TREE (all BBC Radio). 


Former Writer in Residence here at Paines Plough and the Royal Exchange Theatre, he has written extensively for theatre in addition to working in radio, television and film.