John Donnelly's plays include a version of THE SEAGULL (Headlong/UK Tour), LITTLE RUSSIANS (Tricycle Theatre/ First Blast: Proliferation Season), THE KNOWLEDGE (Bush Theatre), ENCOURAGE THE OTHERS (Almeida Projects), SONGS OF GRACE AND REDEMPTION (Liminal Theatre/Theatre 503), SHOWTIME (LAMDA), CONVERSATION #1 (The Factory/V&A/Latitude Festival) and BONE (Royal Court Theatre).
For television he has written a short film, HENRY for Channel 4's 'Coming Up' which was broadcast in July 2013.
John is a past winner of the Tom Erhardt Award, the PMA Award for Best New Writer and the NSDF Sunday Times Playwriting Award.
John is currently working on a new play for Headlong and is writing an episode of GLUE (Channel 4/ Eleven Films). His most recent play THE PASS will premiere at the Royal Court Theatre in January 2014, directed by John Tiffany.
THE KNOWLEDGE, BONE and SONGS OF GRACE AND REDEMPTION are all published by Faber. LITTLE RUSSIANS is published by Oberon Books.