‘Ruby’ - for The Brewery Kendal. On this Spring.
’The Man Who Left is Not the Man Who Returned' - for Farnham Maltings. Development days in Aldershot (Home of the British Army) in October 2016. A play written after dozens of interviews with military wives and their husbands who have been away. Huge thanks to the Aldershot Military Wives choir for their honesty and hospitality. Just waiting for the Maltings to get it on.
'The Cupboard Under the Stairs' – For YPT Toronto. A boy tries to escape the throwing of plates and the noise of his parents. He goes, again, into the cupboard under the stairs - for peace, for safety. This time, one of the coats moves... 'Hello Timmy, says the girl's voice…' This is a story that is sung; a contempory mash up of free verse, prose and delicious music. Produced 2019.
'The Monster Under the Bed' continues to tour theatres throughout the USA.
'The Iranian Feast’ – has just been published by Aurora Metro.
‘Brilliance’ - re-working this one for a tour in 2019
‘Marion’ - writing a new picture book for grown ups, illustrated by Fiona Cooper.
‘The Fixing Girl’ - developing a new idea for YPT, Toronto.
Kevin is just back from Toronto and New York - working with both YPT Toronto on 'The
Cupboard Under the Stairs' and a new project in Manhattan with Barbara Wiechmann.
'Ruby’ for The Brewery, Kendal – out this Spring.
'How to survive the Day’ for ATT – out this Spring.
'Little Red and the Big Bad Wolf’ co-directed for the second time for Unity Liverpool and ATT.
He is developing a new version and will direct ‘With Lightning Under their Skirts' for Storm in the North Theatre Co.
He is re-directing ’The Boy Who Cried Wolf’ for Dominic Berry. (And also making a brand-new adult poetry set with Dominic).
His co-directed ’Yorgjin Oxo’ for Farnham Maltings is on tour again now – now called 'Brave Folk'. http://theatre.farnhammaltings.com/portfolio/brave-folk/
Kevin is running writing projects with ATT Young Writers: supporting writers in a cross-world collaboration with Australian and Canadian writers called 'Three-Up; and creating a new play that will tour into schools in spring 2018.
Continuing to fight off ageing with great success on the good days, less success on the others.
Working on 'The Iranian Feast'