• Jonathan O'Boyle is Associate Director on THIS IS MY FAMILY on tour
  • Tim Mascall designs FULLY COMMITTED at the Menier Chocolate Factory
  • Douglas Dunn has won Queen Gold Medal for Poetry 2014
  • Catch Adam Riches in THE DETECTORISTS at 10pm on BBC4
  • Watch Rory Keenan in PEAKY BLINDERS at 9pm on BBC2
  • Watch Tom Edge's SCROTAL RECALL at 10pm on Channel 4
  • Catch Rachael Stirling in DETECTORISTS at 10pm on BBC4
  • James Turner designs MILKMILKLEMONADE at the Oval House Theatre
  • Catch Natasha O'Keeffe in PEAKY BLINDERS at 9pm on BBC2
  • Tom Hardy stars in PEAKY BLINDERS at 9pm on BBC2
  • Watch Uriel Emil in THE GREAT FIRE at 9pm on ITV
  • Catch Oliver Jackson-Cohen in THE GREAT FIRE at 9pm on ITV
  • Ellan Parry designs EACH SLOW DUSK for Pentabus on tour
  • George Dennis designs sound for REGENERATION on tour
  • See SELFIE by Brad Birch for the NYT at the Ambassadors Theatre
  • Tim Mascall designs lighting for KILL JOHNNY GLENDENNING at Citizen's
  • Lloyd Wood is Associate Director on GYPSY at Chichester
  • Laurie Borg has produced PEAKY BLINDERS 9pm on BBC2
  • Watch Steven Knight's PEAKY BLINDERS at 9pm on BBC2
  • Johnny Flynn stars in SCROTAL RECALL at 10pm on Channel 4
  • Anya Reiss' adaptation of UNCLE VANYA plays at the St James Theatre
  • Colm McCarthy directs PEAKY BLINDERS at 9pm on BBC2

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Hattie Naylor

Hattie Naylor

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About

HATTIE NAYLOR is an award-winning writer and a co-founder with Lee Lyford of the company Gallivant: BLUEBEARD, Bristol Old Vic, and Soho Theatre 2013. She has had over forty plays, three short stories, and an opera broadcast on Radio 4 and/or 3. Credits include the opera PICCARD IN SPACE composer Will Gregory (Goldfrapp) The Southbank 2012, conducted by Charles Hazlewood and directed by Jude Kelly, IVAN AND THE DOGS (nominated in the Olivier Awards, and winner of the Tinniswood Award 2010), THE DIARIES OF SAMUEL PEPYS (nominated Best Radio Drama 2012) and THE AENEID (nominated Best Radio Adaptation, BBC Audio awards 2013), MOTHER SAVAGE directed by Craig Edwards, SHIVER Platform 4 directed by Cath Church, and MOOMINLAND MIDWINTER directed by Alison Duddle and Lee Lyford for The Egg, Christmas 2013, Theatre Royal Bath.

Naylor studied Dance at Nottingham Trent University before attending Cheltenham Art College. She then went on to study Fine Art at the Slade School of Art, specializing in Sound and Text under Stuart Brisley. After graduation she studied at the Desmond Jones School for Mime and Physical Theatre. She has also completed one year of study on Phil Parker’s Screen Writing MA, London College of Printing.

IVAN AND THE DOGS is about to go on the syllabus and has been translated into seven languages with new productions in New York, Tbilisi, Athens, Barcelona, Rotterdam, Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, and Buenos Aires.

Work in development include: two main house commissions one for Manchester Royal Exchange directed by Sarah Frankcom, and another for Bristol Old Vic directed by Melly Still, THE HAYAVADANA with Bellowhead and Ragu Dixit Project for The Southbank and British Council India, THE DEPRAVED APPETITE OF TARRARE THE FREAK with the puppet company Wattle and Daub, A NORTHERN SOUL for Radio 4 directed by Marc Jobst, and DEAD a play/performance concerning Climate Change with Billy Alwen and Cirque Bijou, and Lee Lyford and Gallivant.

BLUEBEARD by Gallivant is currently touring.

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In Development
ProductionCompanyNotes
THE DEPRAVED APPETITE OF TARRERE THE FREAKWattle and DaubCreated in collaboration with Wattle and Daub
THE HAYAVADANABellowhead and Ragu Dixit Project for British Council India and Southbank Centre
A NORTHERN SOUL
(2013)
BBC Radio 4Dir. Marc Jobst
THE DIARIES OF SAMUEL PEPYSBBC Radio 4 Woman's Hour DramaFurther series
Prod. Kate McAll
DEADCirque Bijou / Gallivant
Film
ProductionCompanyNotes
DUSTY'S STORY
(1998)
Sankofo Films with the London Production Fund and Channel 4Dir. Mina Courtauld
Screenings include London and Edinburgh Film Festivals (1998/99) and Channel 4's Shooting Gallery
Theatre
ProductionCompanyNotes
THEATRE
UNTITLED MAGNA CARTA PLAY
(2015)
Salisbury Playhouse Youth TheatreTo be performed in Salisbury Cathedral to commemorate the 800th anniversary of the signing of the Magna Carta.
MOOMINLAND MIDWINTER
(2013)
Theatre Royal Bath - The Egg / Horse + BambooAdapted from Tove Jansson's books
Dir. Lee Lyford & Alison Duddle
BLUEBEARD (2013/2014)GallivantTouring: Spring 2014
Soho Theatre: November 2013
Bristol Old Vic: June 2013
Published by Methuen Drama
COMFORT
(2012)
Islington Community Theatre
GOING DARK
(2011)
Ful Theatre Company / Sound & Fury2012: Canterbury Festival / Young Vic
2011: Touring / Young Vic
Published by Methuen
IVAN AND THE DOGS (2010/11/12)UK Tour / Soho TheatreDirected by Ellen McDougall
Published by Methuen Drama
* Nominated for an Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in an Affiliate Theatre
Revived in 2011 by Origin Theatre Company (New York)
DAPHNIS AND CHLOE
(2011)
Oran Mor, Glasgow
BEN-HUR
(2010)
Theatre Royal Bath
MOTHER SAVAGE
(2006)
Travelling Light / UK Tour
THE COUNTRY OF THE BLIND
(2006)
Theatre Royal Bath
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
(2004)
Theatre Royal Bath - Shakespeare FestivalAdapted for a cast of three
THE ARABIAN NIGHTS
(2003)
Bath Storm on the Lawn FestivalDirected by Lee Lyford
THE ODYSSEY
(2002)
Bath Youth Theatre FestivalDirected by Lee Lyford
Part of the Storm on the Lawn Festival
Published by Methuen Drama
MUSICAL THEATRE Co-written with Paul Dodgson
THE NUTCRACKER
(2013)
Nuffield Theatre, SouthamptonRevival
Adapted from ETA Hoffman's original novel
Songs & lyrics by Paul Dodgson
Directed by Blanche McIntyre
THE FRENCH DETECTIVE AND THE BLUE DOG
(2011)
Theatre Royal Bath - The EggDirected by Lee Lyford
THE NUTCRACKER
(2011)
Theatre Royal Bath - The EggRevival
Adapted from ETA Hoffman's original novel
Songs & lyrics by Paul Dodgson
Directed by Lee Lyford
ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS
(2010)
Theatre Royal Bath - The EggRevival
Adaptation of Lewis Carroll's novel
Directed by Lee Lyford
ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS
(2007)
Tobacco Factory Theatre, BristolAdaptation of Lewis Carroll's novel Directed by Lee Lyford
Revived in 2010 at Theatre Royal Bath - The Egg
MY LIFE AS A FAIRY TALE
(2005)
Theatre Royal BathThe life of Hans Christian Andersen with his fairy tales
Part of Storm on the Lawn Festival
THE HOUSE ON HELLMOUTH HILL
(2003)
Theatre Royal Bath - Ustinov StudioPart of The Wild and Wacky Festival for Children
Opera
ProductionCompanyNotes
PICCARD IN SPACE
(2011)
Southbank Centre - Queen Elizabeth HallLibretto for operetta composed by Will Gregory
ODYSSEUS UNWOUND
(2006)
Tête à Tête / International TourComposed by Julian Grant
THE OVERCOATAlmeida Opera / ENOJoint commission
Composed by Kenneth Hesketh
Radio
ProductionCompanyNotes
PEPYS - THE GREAT FIRE OF LONDON
(2013)
BBC Radio 4 - Saturday DramaProd. Kate McAll
THE DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS (10 SERIES) (2011 - 2013)BBC Radio 4 Woman's Hour Drama (5 x 14' episodes per series)Prod. Kate McAll
THE AENEID
(2013)
BBC Radio 4 Classic SerialDir. Kate McCall
LITTLE GRUDGES
(2012)
BBC Radio 4
THE FORGOTTEN
(2012)
BBC Radio 4
PICCARD IN SPACE
(2011)
BBC Radio 3 / Southbank CentreComposed by Will Gregory
Dir. Jude Kelly
CLARISSA: THE HISTORY OF A YOUNG LADY
(2010)
Catherine Bailey Productions for BBC Radio 4 Classic SerialAdapted from the novel by Samuel Richardson
Directed by Marilyn Imrie
Featuring Zoe Waites, Richard Armitage, Sophie Thompson, Alison Steadman and Deborah Findlay
IVAN AND THE DOGS
(2009)
BBC Radio 4Directed by Paul Dodgson
* Winner of the 2010 Tinniswood Radio Drama Award for Best Original Drama
MATHILDE
(2008)
BBC Radio 4 / Bath Literature FestivalShort story
ECHO AND NARCISSUS
(2008)
BBC Radio 4
THE MAKING OF IVAN THE TERRIBLE
(2008)
BBC Radio 4
SOLARIS
(2007)
BBC Radio 4
THE THIRD TRIAL
(2007)
BBC Radio 3 - The Wire
DAPHNIS AND CHLOE
(2006)
BBC Radio 4* Runner-up in the Prix Marulic Award 2006
SHE
(2006)
BBC Radio 4 - Classic Serial
WOODEN HEART (SWISS GOVERNMENT PERSECUTION OF THE JENISH, SWISS GYPSIES)
(2005)
BBC Radio 4
THE NUTCRACKER
(2004)
Pier Productions for BBC Radio 4
JOSEPHUS' JEWISH WAR: THE SIEGE OF MASADA
(2003)
BBC Radio 4
EDITH STEIN
(2003)
BBC Radio 3Starring Fiona Shaw
Winner of the Sandford St Martin Award
THE RED STORY: (THE RED SHOES)
(2001)
Pier Productions for BBC Radio 4
BREATH OF GOD
(2000)
BBC Radio 4
THE DEVIL AND PAGANINI
(1996)
BBC Radio 3
Other
ProductionCompanyNotes
PUBLICATIONS
GOING DARK
(2012)
Methuen Drama
IVAN AND THE DOGS
(2011)
Methuen Drama
THE ODYSSEY
(2009)
Methuen DramaPart of SIX ENSEMBLE PLAYS FOR YOUNG ACTORS
THE OVERCOAT
(2005)
Schott Music
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