James Huntrods is an award-winning writer working in theatre, television and radio, and is part of Soho Theatre’s Alumni writer’s group. He has had a number of successful productions at Edinburgh Fringe and has staged shortform work at Arcola, the Bush, the New Diorama, Theatre503 and Southwark Playhouse. For television, he has multiple series in development and is currently writing episodes for Cartoon Network and Disney. For audio he’s written episodes of acclaimed podcasts Wooden Overcoats and Hector vs The Future.
Lucy Jane Atkinson trained at LAMDA. Recent work includes the American premiere of Victoria Benedictsson’s THE ENCHANTMENT, off Broadway in New York, as well as work by award winning playwrights Camilla Whitehill, John O’Donovan, Milly Thomas, Cordelia O’Neill, and Susie Sillett.
Her upcoming work includes a West End transfer of TESTAMENT by Tristan Bernays (VAULT 2017 Pick of the Week, “Intriguing, gripping stuff.” ★★★★★ London Theatre1).
At this year’s VAULT she is directing 3 shows. A HUNDRED WORDS FOR SNOW, by Tatty Hennessy (week 7), CAUSE, by James Huntrods (week 5), and SECONDBESTS by Richard Marsh (week 1 & week 8).