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ARNOLD THOMAS FANNING

1969 -

Arnold Fanning is a graduate of UCD and writes for both stage and screen. He has been a resident at the Tyrone Guthrie Centre, The Virginia Centre for the Creative Arts, USA, and the Edward Albee Foundation Residency in Montauk, Long Island, USA as well as a Work-Study Scholar in the Breadloaf Writers' Conference, Vermont, USA. A former Associate Writer with the Focus Theatre, he has participated in writer’s workshops in Dublin and Prague and the Sources 2 Script Development Programme in Germany and Norway, received several grants from the Irish Arts Council, and has been selected for the BBC Writer’s Room. Plays not listed here include Shafted (New Theatre New Writing Week 2009), Griswold (Focus Theatre 2012), and Pickin’ Up (The Attic Studio in association with Origin Theatre Company, 2013). He lives in Dublin.