Ian Grant


Ian Grant


I began writing for the stage after training at East 15 Acting School (MA 2015).   Studied on the Oxford Playwriting course and under David James on the Librettists’ course at BML in London.  I have a small production company, Time Productions.

Stage writing credits

2019-23:               Power Play.   Full-length musical in development.   Workshops in April 2023 at the Royal Academy of Music, London; June 2021 at the Bishopsgate Institute, London; April and July 2019 at the Royal Academy of Music.

2020:                    The Merciless Mission of Molly McCloy.    Full-length play (90 minutes) performed on Zoom and live streamed to Vimeo.

‘brilliant – very close to the bone’ A.C Grayling

‘As a virtual performance, The Merciless Mission of Molly McCloy is arguably one of the most ambitious productions to date’.   Breaking the Fourth Wall

2019:                    Barbara & Cecily.   Full-length play (100 minutes), rehearsed reading June 2019, Park Theatre, Finsbury Park.

2018:                    After the Ball.   Full-length play (105 minutes), March 2018, Upstairs at the Gatehouse, Highgate, London (**** The Upcoming ‘With a script so well crafted, the development of the characters is refined’);

shortlisted for the Terence Rattigan Society new play award 2017; shortlisted for production at Finborough Theatre May 2016; shortlisted in Tower Theatre New Writing competition, April 2014.

2016-18:               Scapegoat.    Full-length play (120 minutes), rehearsed reading RADA June 2018; workshop production, St Stephen’s Church Canonbury, December 2016; rehearsed readings 2016, the Pleasance, Soho Theatre.

2015:                    Stella Europa.    Full-length play (85 minutes), Hen & Chickens Theatre, Highbury, April 2015.



Writer Type

Bookwriter, Lyricist