Tagged: playwright

Q & A with Michael Yates by Halima Mayat

Halima Mayat interviews Wakefield-based poet, writer and playwright, Michael Yates, for this week’s Big Bookend blog. Why did you decide to write a play about Branwell Bronte? I have a friend Colin Lewisohn who directed...

Boi Boi is Dead. New play from Leeds’ Zodwa Nyoni

Leeds playwright, poet and performer, Zodwa Nyoni has her first full length play, Boi Boi is Dead,  at the West Yorkshire Playhouse, after a Channel 4 writer’s residency. Afro-jazz legend, father, lover, playboy, husband, rule breaker,...