Morna Young

Morna Young
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Morna Young is the recipient of the 2017 Dr Gavin Wallace Fellowship (hosted by Creative Learning). A playwright, actress and musician from Moray, Morna received the New Playwrights Award 2014 (Playwrights' Studio, Scotland). LOST AT SEA, her first full-length play, was developed in 2013 with award winning Stellar Quines Theatre Company and is now in pre-production with Eden Court. Other plays include: NETTING (a Play, a Pie and a Pint and Scotland wide tour with Woodend Barn, Banchory), B-ROADS (Play Pieces) and NEVER LAND (Eden Court). She has performed her work at the Scottish Parliament and the European Authors’ Festival (Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland). Morna primarily writes in Doric and is a proud Scots Language Ambassador (Education Scotland).