Lewis is a Glasgow-based playwright, director and performance maker. His work is rooted in collaboration and the possibility of art creating space for positive social chance. He is currently Artist in Residence with Creative Carbon Scotland and Associate Playwright for Playwrights’ Studio Scotland.
Recent work includes Rocket Post (National Theatre Scotland), BOYS (The Pappy Show), and common ground (A Moment’s Peace).
As an associate of Analogue he has won two Fringe Firsts and the Arches Brick Award for his work with the company on Mile End and Beachy Head and 2401 Objects (with Oldenburg Staatstheater) and Stowaway.
Other credits include collaborations with Ailie Cohen Puppet Maker, The Secret Life of Suitcases (Unicorn) and Cloud Man which continue to tour internationally. Also Leaving Planet Earth (Grid Iron/EIF), Tin Forest South West (National Theatre of Scotland), Cèilidh (Theatre Gu Leor), A Perfect Child (Oran Mor), Friends Electric (Visible Fictions).
Lewis’ work has been presented throughout Scotland and the rest of the world including performances in Australia, China, Japan, Saudi Arabia, Dubai, Germany, USA and Japan.
LEWIS HETHERINGTON AT NATIONAL THEATRE SCOTLAND: