Deborah Andrews

Deborah Andrews trained in drama at the RSAMD (where she won The Nora Cooper Award for the Speaking of Verse). She has worked extensively in Scotland as a freelance director, writer, choreographer, and workshop leader. In 1999, her theatrical adaptation of Dream State: The New Scottish Poets won a Scotsman Fringe First Award. In 2002, Deborah co-founded theatre company Solar Bear, where she was Artistic Director from 2002 to 2009. In 2008, Deborah gained an MLitt in Creative Writing (Distinction) from Glasgow University.