Hannah was awarded The Arab British Centre's prize for Culture 2017.
Hannah is currently writing on Channel 4 drama Hollyoaks, she is under commission to The National Theatre of Scotland, Shakespeare's Globe and The Royal Shakespeare Company.
"Political Theatre at its best" - Exeunt
"A show that holds the truth up to the light" ★★★★ Miro Magazine
"Fiercely felt, ferociously told... we'll be talking about this writer for years to come."- Ought to be Clowns
Hannah was Writer on attachment at the Bush Theatre as part of Project 2036 from 2016-2017.
Hannah's play Scenes from 68* Years directed by Chris White ran at the Arcola in Dalston to crtical and audience acclaim. It has been nominated for the James Tait Black award.
“This new work by Palestinian/Irish playwright Hannah Khalil confirms her as a dramatist of compelling potential”
“★★★★★ An exceptional production… wickedly funny and heartbreaking.”
“★★★★ A deeply compassionate play, performed with real heart and humour… an authentic and moving production.”
Image credit:Yahya Zaloom, P21 gallery, London
Hannah's agent is Jessica Cooper at Curtis Brown.
BUYING THE TEXTS
Scenes from 68* Years is published by Methuen in the UK while Plan D is available as part of Inside/Outide: Six plays from Palestine and the Diaspora. Two of her short plays are published in Sykes Picot: The Legacy
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