Jon Brittain

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Jon Brittain (born May 1987) is an Olivier Award-winning playwright, comedy writer and director who was born in Chester in the northwest of England and grew up in the Netherlands. [1]

He graduated from the University of East Anglia with a BA in 2008. [2]

His play Rotterdam received its world premiere at Theatre503 in October 2015 [3] and subsequently received an Off West End Award nomination for Best New Play. [4] Previously he co-wrote and directed the hit show Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho, starring Matt Tedford. [5] He also directed stand-up comedian John Kearns's Fosters' Award winning shows Sight Gags for Perverts and Shtick. [6]

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References

  1. "One and Other - The Irreverent Iron Lady". Archived from the original on 26 November 2015.
  2. "Creative Writing alumni A-C and published works". University of East Anglia .
  3. "Evening Standard - Rotterdam Theatre Review".
  4. "The Off West End Theatre Awards". Archived from the original on 15 July 2014.
  5. "Attitude Magazine - Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho review".
  6. "The Skinny - In the Director's Chair".