Hywel John

Playwright

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Biography

Hywel is a playwright and actor. His first play Pieces was produced at Theatre Clwyd in May 2010.

His play Rose starring Art Malik and Kiera Malik as a father and daughter enjoyed a sell-out run and fantastic reviews at the Edinburgh Fringe 2011. Joe/Boy, a double bill of London stories, ran at The Last Refuge in October 2012.

As an actor he trained at LAMDA and has worked nationally, in the West End and on Broadway. Hywel also co-runs the award-winning MahWaff Theatre Company.

CV

Theatre
Writer
Seanmhair 2014

Writer Hywel John

Scottish monologue for a chorus

Highgate School Commission 2014

Writer Hywel John

Joe 2012
Lyric Hammersmith
Writer Hywel John

Short play in response to Owen Jones' Chavs: The Demonization of the Working Class as part of Lyric Lounge and Waifs and Strays

Rose 2011
Pleasance Theatre, Edinburgh Festival
Producer Jessica Malik and Alex Waldman
Director Abbie Wright
Writer Hywel John
Starring Art Malik & Keira Malik

New play about a father and daughter

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Pieces 2010
Theatr Clwyd, Wales, Theatre 59e59, New York
Director Kate Wasserberg
Writer Hywel John
Starring Louise Collins, Jennifer Kidd & Steven Meo

Twins are orphaned in remote Wales and their Godmother Sophie arrives to look after them

Read
Catastrophe 2010
In development
Writer Hywel John

Short play

Sevens Bridge 2010
Reading at Manhattan Theatre Club
Writer Hywel John
Starring Zawe Ashton & Hywel John

New play tackling reality, love and suicide

Director
The Silencer 2012
Pleasance, Edinburgh
Director Hywel John
Writer Rachel Ferguson Neuburger
Starring David Calvitto

Be careful who you fall in love with. Be more careful who falls in love with you.