Vickie Donoghue

Playwright Fellow

Vickie is a playwright and writer for TV and radio. She has written THE ELECTRIC for Paines Plough and the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.

Her debut full-length play, MUDLARKS, was developed through High Tide’s Escalator Programme and produced by The Bush, following its premiere at the 2012 High Tide Festival. The play garnered wide spread critical acclaim. In Lyn Gardner’s words the play ‘sings with promise’ and Libby Purves described it as ‘stunning… unforgettable’.

Vickie has also collaborated with Theatre Royal Portsmouth, the Mercury Theatre, the Royal Court and Paines Plough as a writer-on-attachment. Her work is published by Methuen Drama.

Other work includes THE GIFT, for BBC Radio 4 and she is currently working on an original series with Natalie Mitchell, THE PIPER, for BBC Sounds.