Gareth Farr

Writer for theatre

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Biography

Gareth is a writer for theatre, whose debut full-length play, Britannia Waves the Rules, won the Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting in 2011.

He has taken part in the Royal Court Writers Programme and Super Group and has had work developed and performed at The Green Room Studio Theatre in Manchester. Gareth has also written for the Tristan Bates Ignition scheme.

Gareth's latest play, The Quiet House, explores infertility and the taboo surrounding it, opened at Brimingham Repertory Theatre in May 2016 and transferred to Park Theatre in London in June 2016.  

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Theatre

Writer

Director Tessa Walker
Starring
  • Allyson Ava Brown
  • Michelle Bonnard
  • Oliver Lansley
  • Tom Walker
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    Play exploring infertility and the taboo surrounding it

    Birmingham Repetory Theatre & Park Theatre
     
    Director Dan Bird
    Starring
  • Mandip Gill
  • Fergus O’Donnell
  • Bryan Parry
  • Luke Roskell
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    Regional tour of Gareth's Bruntwood prize winning play

    Regional Tour
     
    Starring
  • Dan Parr
  • Clare Calbraith
  • Francesca Zoutewelle
  • Colin Tierney
  • Roger Evans
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    Bruntwood winning play about a young man who joins the army and is deployed in Afghanistan

    Royal Exchange, Manchester
     
    Director John Hoggarth
     

    Short play presented as part of the Ignition Scheme

    Tristan Bates Theatre