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Hannah Khalil, Playwright

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  • Hannah's short film The Record was awarded the Tommy Vine screenwriting prize at the Underwire Festival 2015 and will be filming May 2017.
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LATEST NEWS

 

Hannah was awarded The Arab British Centre's prize for Culture 2017.

 

Hannah's new play The Scar Test runs Soho Theatre until 22 July 2017.

"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.

 

Recently 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

—Daily Telegraph

 

★★★★★ An exceptional production… wickedly funny and heartbreaking.”

—The Stage

 

“★★★★ A deeply compassionate play, performed with real heart and humour… an authentic and moving production.”

—Time Out

Image credit:Yahya Zaloom, P21 gallery, London

 

 

 

Further information

 

REPRESENTATION

Hannah's agent is Jessica Cooper at Curtis Brown.

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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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PHOTOS

Production pictures on this page are from Scenes from 68* Years and were taken by Ellie Kurttz.

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FURTHER WRITING

You can follow Hannah on twitter @hannykha, and read her blog on wordpress

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