Karim Khan

Karim Khan

Playwright, Screenwriter

  • Location: Oxford
  • Career stage: Early
  • Freelancer: Available

Writer on Attachment at the Oxford Playhouse.

Associate Artist at Pegasus Theatre, Oxford. 

Currently studying Screenwriting at the National Film and Television School with a Channel 4 bursary and Toledo Scholarship. 

Currently developing a short play to be perfomed at the Soho Theatre, with dramaturgical support from NT dramaturg, Tom Lyons. 

Offered a place on the Royal Court Writers Group 2017/18. 

My plays have been shown at Burton Taylor studio, The Bunker, The Old Fire Station, Pegasus Theatre, Oxford Playhouse and Spotlight Studios . 

I have written five full length plays, a variety of short plays, screenplays and two short radio plays.

I am currently being mentored by Simon Stephens as part of a Pint Sized plays evening at The Bunker. 

I was shortlisted (and interviewed) for the BBC Writersroom Drama Room 12 scheme, 2017. My work has been longlisted for the 2017 Papatango Prize and I have been shortlisted for the Papatango Resident Playwright scheme. 

I have been commissioned by Tamasha and Titi Dawadu to write two monologues for BAME actors. 

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