Residencies & Commissions

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#WithForAbout2020 Slow Conference

Granted a micro commission for the #WithForAbout2020 Slow Conference. Created a visual poem on life being born and growing up in England as a child of the ‘Windrush’ generation. The Mis-education of a Moonraker was featured in the live #WithForAbout session 4 available here:

Awards

13 June 2018I am pleased to share the following press release announcing that I was short-listed for: THE 15th INTERNATIONAL WINDSOR FRINGE KENNETH BRANAGH AWARD FOR NEW DRAMA WRITING June 2019The Thin Red Line (full length stage play)Longlisted for the Upsetters November 2019Sorry (full length stage play)Longlisted for ITV’s Original Voices

Home From Home – Commissioned play

Celebrating Liverpool’s Windrush generation From Liverpool City Council’s website – liverpoolexpress.co.uk. June 26, 2019 “Liverpool will premiere a major new play this week as part of a series of celebrations and reflections about the city’s Windrush Generation. Home from Home has been penned by city-based playwright Marjorie Morgan and looks at the turbulent recent events of …

LIVERPOOL CITY COUNCIL COMMISSION – A PLAY TO CELEBRATE CITY’S WINDRUSH GENERATION

(From The Guide Liverpool https://www.theguideliverpool.com/liverpool-will-premiere-a-major-play-to-celebrate-citys-windrush-generation/ 26 June 2019)  JUN, 26, 2019 LIVERPOOL WILL PREMIERE A MAJOR PLAY TO CELEBRATE CITY’S WINDRUSH GENERATION LIVERPOOL WILL PREMIERE A MAJOR NEW PLAY THIS WEEK AS PART OF A SERIES OF CELEBRATIONS AND REFLECTIONS ABOUT THE CITY’S WINDRUSH GENERATION. Home from Home has been penned by city-based playwright Marjorie Morgan …

Metal Culture Liverpool Residency 2019 -2020

Marjorie H Morgan is an award winning playwright, director and producer based in Liverpool. Her works explore the theme of ‘Home,’ in particular historic and contemporary migration stories, giving voice to those marginalised in British society. In 2018 she was shortlisted for the Kenneth Branagh Drama Writing Award for Let The Eat Cake, and has since …

NORTHERN BROADSIDES THEATRE DIGITAL SQUAD

ONE of nine new commissions to create a short film that responds to the global Coronavirus pandemic of 2020. 10° of Separation How important are 10° in the Covid-19 pandemic? Discover Clinician Dr Areema Waqar’s public and social struggles with wearing her burqa change during the global pandemic. Reviews and feedback

Post-it: Independents Biennial Writers-in-Residence Book Publication 2018

Curated and written by a team of eight Writers-In-Residence, an original anthology of writing has been produced by eight diverse and boundary blurring writers. The writers were granted a residency which included free reign over the Independents Biennial venues and artists to build new stories, soundscapes and ideas.  Independents Biennial 2018 was curated by Art …

Tow The Line – Commissioned by Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust for BHM

Racism and mental health. What impact does racism have on a person’s mental health? What behavioural changes can make a positive difference? Discuss.

Writer-in-Residence – Independents Biennial 2018 at Tate, Liverpool

Curated and written by a team of eight Writers-In-Residence, working at the new Francis Ewe’s Publishing House On Seel Street as part of Independents Biennial 2018, a temporary reading room will lay the ground works for an original anthology of writing produced by eight diverse and boundary blurring writers. Between 20 August – 6 September …