Joan Greening, award-winning playwright.

Joan Greening, award-winning playwright.

About

Joan Greening is an award winning playwright. She created ITV situation comedies including ‘The Cabbage Patch’ and ‘Troubles and Strife’.  Her theatre plays are performed nationally and internationally.  Her comedy ‘Madame Blavatsky Lives’ had an extensive tour in 2013 and 2014, including performances in Australia. A historical play ‘Mistresses’ had a national tour and another comedy ‘The Book Club of Little Witterington’ was performed in Washington DC and won Best Comedy at the Maidenhead Festival 2014.

Joan has premiered many new plays at the Edinburgh Festival over the past few years. 'The Allergic Audience' was a tremendous hit in 2016 and she already has plans for the 2017 Edinburgh Festival with her latest play 'The Rape of Artemisia Gentileschi', which will run from 4th August at the Space on the Mile venue.