Simon Longman

Simon Longman
CTWIF

Writer

Simon is a playwright from the West Midlands. He was a member of the Royal Court Young Writer's Group in 2013 and in 2014 he won the Channel 4 Playwrights' Scheme. Simon was the playwright in residence at Pentabus Theatre Company who toured his play MILKED in 2015 to venues including the Soho Theatre, London. Simon's short film OAKWOOD premiered on BBC iPlayer and was directed by Andrew Cumming. In November 2015 Simon's play SPARKS was on at the Old Red Lion Theatre, directed by Clive Judd and, most recently, his play WHITE SKY premiered at the Royal Welsh College before transferring to the Gate Theatre in London in March. Simon is currently under commission to the Bush Theatre and the Royal Court.