Hannah Rodger

Hannah Rodger


  • Location: Manchester & London
  • Career stage: Early
  • Freelancer: Available

I have been on writing courses with Soho Theatre, Paines Plough and The Royal Exchange, Manchester and I have an MA in Creative Writing from City University, London.

My work has been staged at the Barons Court Theatre, Arcola Theatre, Old Vic Tunnels, Richmix, Theatre 503 and Octagon Theatre, Bolton. My work was also performed at the Vineyard Theatre in New York as part of the Old Vic New Voices US/UK Exchange. 

My debut play Happy Never After was performed at the Pleasance Theatre in London and Edinburgh. In 2015 I was commissioned to write a play with MonkeyWood Theatre which received a reharsed reading at The Lowry and to write a pilot script for CBBC Drama.

I am currenlty writing a new stage play and working on two original ideas for Television; a TV Drama pilot and a Children's Drama pilot.

I am represented by Julie Press at Kitson Press Associates.

Work History

Writer - Freelance

May 2007 - Present


Creative Writing (Scripts & Screenplays) - Masters (With Distinction) - City University, London

Sep 2008 - Jul 2010

Theatre Studies - BA - Lancaster University

Sep 1998 - Jun 2001


  • Scriptwriting
  • Playwriting
  • Script Development
  • Script Editing
  • Teaching