Writer, artist-in-residence at the Lyric Belfast
Rosemary Jenkinson is a short story writer and playwright from Belfast. She has published two collections of short stories, including Aphrodite’s Kiss, and her plays have been performed in London, Dublin, Belfast, Edinburgh, Washington DC and New York. Her first play, The Bonefire, was winner of the Stewart Parker BBC Radio Award. Here Comes the Night premiered on the main stage of the Lyric, Belfast, in 2016. She has taught English in Greece, France, Poland and the Czech Republic. She lived in London as writer-on-attachment at the National Theatre Studio and is currently artist-in-residence at the Lyric Theatre, Belfast.