Sam Steiner

Sam Steiner

Playwright Fellow

Sam is a playwright and screenwriter from Manchester.

He is currently on a Playwriting Fellowship at Paines Plough and completing an MA in Screenwriting at The National Film and Television School. Sam’s debut play LEMONS LEMONS LEMONS LEMONS LEMONS opened at the Warwick Arts Centre in January 2015 before visiting the National Student Drama Festival (where it won 3 awards), Latitude Festival and selling-out runs at the Edinburgh Fringe, Camden People’s Theatre and Bristol Tobacco Theatre. It will return to Edinburgh in August before completing a nationwide tour in the Autumn. The play is published by Nick Hern Books and received a reading in New York City by Sienna Miller and Russell Tovey in February.

Other pieces of Sam’s writing have been showcased at The Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester, The Southwark Playhouse, Soho Theatre and the Cannes Film Festival.