Gillian Greer

Selected credits

  • MeatEmily Carewe, 45North and Theatre503
  • PetalsIn association with Theatre Upstairs, Dublin


Gillian is an Irish writer and dramaturg based in London. She is Literary Manager of Soho Theatre. Her debut play Petals was nominated for the Irish Times Theatre Award for Best New Play in 2015, whilst her second full length play MEAT was shortlisted for the Theatre503 International Playwriting Award in 2018, and is will run in early 2020.

As a dramaturg, Gillian worked as Head of Theatre and Performance at Vault Festival for 2018/2019 and has worked with the artistic teams at Theatre503, The Abbey Theatre, Theatre Royal Stratford East, Mercury Theatre, National Theatre and more.

Featured work


Emily Carewe, 45North and Theatre503
Director: Lucy Jane Atkinson
Design: Rachel Stone
Lighting Design: Zia Bergin-Holly
Sound Design: Annie May Fletcher

Originally performed as a short play as part of Scene and Heard Festival at Smock Alley Theatre, Dublin, this full length production will run form February to March 2020.

The full length version was shortlisted for the Theatre503 International Playwriting Award.



Theatre Upstairs, Dublin
Director: Karl Shiels
Set Design: Laura Honan
Visual Design: Ste Murray
Lighting Design: Eoin Stapleton
Sound Design: Derek Conaghy

Nominated for Best New Play at the Irish Times Theatre Awards, 2015

Shortlisted for Bolton Top 5, 2016

Adapted for radio with Dublin radio station NearFM, Full Length, 2019

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