Steve Waters


Steve Waters' many plays include Limehouse (2017) and Temple (2015) for the Donmar Warehouse, Little Platoons (2011) and The Contingency Plan (2009) for the Bush Theatre; he has written extensively for radio including the forthcoming 4-part Song of the Reed for Radio 4 and the award-winning Fall of the Shah for BBC World Service. His books include A Life in 16 Films: How Cinema Made Me a Playwright (Bloomsbury, 2021) and The Secret Life of Plays (Nick Hern, 2010). He is Professor of Scriptwriting at the University of East Anglia.