Katherine Hunter

Playwright

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Biography

Katherine Hunter has recently been on attachment at the Bristol Old Vic and was selected as one of the winners of the BBC Writersroom 10 scheme (2010-2011) working with Paul Ashton and Kate Rowland.

She was Associate Writer at the Salisbury Playhouse in 2010-2011 and, in 2012, she had two productions in Bristol, Bike and Items of Value. She also had a a commission to develop an audio piece for Arnos Vale Cemetery and to work as writer and dramaturg on a Prince's Trust project. Since then she has had work broadcast on Radio 3 and 4.

She is currently developing a play for BBC Radio; is writing a new play for the Bristol Old Vic; and has a further commission to write an audio piece for a domestic violence programme in Gloucestershire.

CV

Theatre

Writer

Director Ria Parry
Starring
  • Lucy Thackeray
  •  

    One woman reflecting on her life through the bicycles she has owned

    Salisbury Playhouse
     
     
    Rehearsed reading
    Bristol Old Vic
     
     
    Short play in Theatre West’s Autumn season
    Theatre West
     
     
    One of the winners of Saturday Shorts
    Bristol Folk House
     
     
    Writer and Dramaturg on the Princes Trust project
    Bristol Old Vic
     
    Starring
  • Jenny Johns
  •  

    Play about one woman’s sexual revolution and the art of two-wheeling

    Rondo Theatre, Bath
     
    Starring
  • Katherine Mitchell
  •  
    Part of Come to Where I'm From with Paines Plough 
    Parabola Arts, Cheltenham
     
    Director David Lockwood
    Starring
  • Mark Geoffrey
  • Lucinda Holloway
  •  
    Part of Theatre West’s A-Z of Theatre Season
    Alma Tavern, Bristol
     
     
    Rehearsed reading
    Ustinov Studio
     
     

    A collaboration with students at Bath Spa University

    ICIA
     
     
    Written for the 24 hour plays
    Ustinov Studio
     

    Radio

    Writer

     

    Darkly comic two-hander about an apparent hostage situation


    Broadcaster Radio 3
     
    Producer Christine Hall
     

    Comic monologue recorded at the Bath Literature Festival


    Broadcaster BBC Radio 4
     

    Other

    Writer

     
    An audio work to engage with visitors at Arnos Vale Cemetery in Bristol. Part of the REACT/Heritage Sandbox.