Rachel Harper

Writer

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Film, TV & Theatre

Film, TV & Theatre

Welsh writer Rachel Harper's debut full length play, RATTLED, opened at The Old Red Lion in 2019. This one woman show earned her an Offie nomination. Prior to this her play THE EDINBURGH TEST (shortlisted for the Charlie Hartill special reserve 2018) was featured at The Tristan Bates theatre and Theatre Clwyd. Shorts include OH! YOU PRETTY THINGS featured at Xposed LGBTQ+ night at Southwark Playhouse.

Rachel is the Artistic Director of MISSMANAGED THEATRE. 

Rachel is currently on the BBC Writersroom Wales Welsh Voices 2019/20, a year long development programme with BBC Wales and the Sherman Theatre.

For Acting enquiries please contact Ellie Goodhew at Jeffrey and White Management.

In Development

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TALES OF WALES

A series of short children’s plays, retelling ancient myths of Wales through Welsh language, puppetry and song.

GLASS HOUSES

Dir. Sarah Meadows
A fast-paced, socio-political satire that takes place at a dinner party that quickly descends into chaos when the neighbour from downstairs arrives.

THE POOR SISTERS OF CLARA

feature in development

Theatre

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WELLINGTON 24

2019

LEH Write the Girl

New play commission as part of the LEH Write the Girl initiative.

RATTLED

2019

Old Red Lion Theatre

Dir. Jemma Gross
*OFFIE nominated
"Harper’s writing is scalpel sharp" – The Stage.

OH! YOU PRETTY THINGS (short)

2018

Southwark Playhouse

Dir. Alex Howarth

THE EDINBURGH TEST (short)

2017

Tristan Bates Theatre / Theatr Clwyd

Dir. Jemma Gross
*Shortlisted for the Charlie Hartill special reserve fund.