Bryony Lavery

Personal Information
“A playwright, director, performer and teacher of playwriting, Bryony Lavery has swum against the mainstream with verve, nerve and success since the beginning of her career in the early seventies. A wizard of humor and theatricality, she has produced a vast array of work, displaying huge talent and diversity” (Introduction, Rage and Reason: Women Playwrights on Playwriting by Methuen). A rounded theatre practitioner, Lavery's skills extend to performer (most notably as Tinkerbell in Peter Pan at the Drill Hall), artistic director (Gay Sweatshop and Female Trouble), writer of children's theatre (including The Dragon Wakes, Madagascar and Down Among The Mini Beast) and of many cabarets (including Floorshow with Caryl Churchill for Monstrous Regiment in 1977). From 1989 to 1992 she was Tutor-Lecturer on the M.A. Playwriting Course at Birmingham University. She is an honorary Doctor of Arts of De Montfort University.

Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 Balls 59E59 Theaters/ Theater A 01/24/2018 Playwright
2 Last Easter Lucille Lortel Theatre 10/07/2004 Playwright
3 Frozen East 13th Street/CSC Theatre 03/18/2004 Playwright
Award Production Function
1 NOMINATED 2004 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Play Frozen Playwright