Maureen Lennon


Maureen Lennon is a Hull writer. She is a graduate from the English and Theatre Studies BA from The University of Bristol and the Writing for Performance and Publication MA from The University of Leeds. She is an associate artist of Middle Child, a Leeds Playhouse FUSE writer 2019 and a Sphinx30 playwright. In 2020 her play Helen was shortlisted for the Theatre 503 International Playwriting prize. In 2018/19 she was longlisted for the Alfred Bradley Bursary for Radio Drama.

Her last play, Helen was produced by Theatre 503 and Terrain Theatre in 2023. The Coppergate Woman was produced by York Theatre Royal in 2022. Us Against Whateverwas produced in 2019 by Middle Child in association with Hull Truck Theatre and Liverpool Everyman & Playhouse. She has also written work for Paines Plough, Hull Truck Theatre, Sheffield Theatres, and Pilot Theatre.

She is currently under commission to Silent Uproar, Hull Truck Theatre and Pilot Theatre, and Middle Child.