Hannah Lavery is a writer and performer experienced in delivering creative writing and poetry workshops. The Drift, her most recent spoken word theatre show, previewed at the Tron theatre in October 2018, as part of Black History Month, and was produced by the National Theatre of Scotland. The poetry from The Drift will be published with Stewed Rhubarb Press in early 2019. She has had writing commissions from the Lyceum Theatre and North Light Arts, among others. She was awarded a Tom McGrath Playwriting Grant in 2015, a Megaphone Residency from the Workers’ Theatre in 2017 and was part of National Theatre of Scotland’s Just Start Here festival in January 2018. Her flash fiction pamphlet, Rocket Girls, was published by Postbox Press, and she was shortlisted for the Bridport Prize for poetry in 2017.
Photo: Adrian Lavery