Jon is a freelance Playwright and Theatre Director based in the South West of the UK.
He is also a Theatre Practitioner at The Barbican Theatre and at Theatre Royal Plymouth. Working with young people has been a key part of his practice from theatre in education to performer training.
Jon has been a script reader for The Cock Tavern Theatre, Tobacco Factory Theatre, Salisbury Scriptwriters and Theatre Royal Plymouth.
Recent Playwriting credits include:
‘Why Would You?’ (Barbican Theatre/DCON Schools Tour)
‘The Door’ (In Other Words, Barbican Theatre, Exeter Bike Shed)
‘The Spice Box’ (Barbican Theatre/Plymouth Museum)
‘Meet’ (Heavy Weather ‘LOVER’ , Etcetera Theatre)
Recent Directing credits include:
‘Attempts On Her Life’ (Barbican Theatre/Company B)
‘Bedsitland’ (Wandering Daphne/Plymouth Fringe)
‘Snapshots: Late Night And Early Mornings’ (Ripped Script Theatre Company)
‘A Christmas Carol’ (Ripped Script Theatre)
‘The Weeping Tree’ (Jo Hruby Arts)