DA Nixon

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Film, TV & Theatre

Agent: Giles Smart
Associate Agent: Jennifer Thomas

Film, TV & Theatre

Dan is a playwright from South East London. His debut full-length play LOOK ME IN THE EYE WHEN WE’RE DANCING won the inaugural WiT Award in 2017 and has been in development with Out of Joint over the past year. He is currently under commission to write a new play, ST. IVES, for Sky Arts as part of their ART 50 project.

Previously, his work has been performed, read and/or developed at theatres including the Lyric Hammersmith, the Criterion, the Soho Theatre, the Arcola, Theatre 503 and the Southwark Playhouse. He has also been shortlisted for the Old Vic 12, the Theatre 503 Five, the Write Now Prize and the Kevin Elyot Award.

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ST. IVES

Sky Arts

ART 50 commission

Theatre

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LOOK ME IN THE EYE WHEN WE’RE DANCING

2018

Out of Joint

Rehearsed reading at Soho Theatre, dir. Matthew Blake
Winner of the WiT Award

SHUDDER

2016

Criterion Theatre

Dir. Tatty Hennessy
Extract of full-length play

HOW TO BUILD AN IGLOO

2016

Arcola / Miniaturists

Dir. Tatty Hennessy
Short play

SHUDDER

2016

Southwark Playhouse / Theatre Renegade

Dir. Tatty Hennessy
Extract of full-length play

FIGURE 8

2015

Theatre 503

Dir. Jessica Daniels
Short play

DOWN ON THE FARM

2014

Southwark Playhouse / Little Pieces of Gold

Dir. Madelaine Moore
Short play

ARTS GRANT

2013

Lyric Hammersmith

Dir. BackHere! Theatre
Short play