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Che Walker

writing for the stage

Ché Walker is a playwright, teacher, actor and theatre director. He has been awarded the George Devine Award for Most Promising Playwright; Arts Council England Writer's Award for Drama; the Peter Brook Award (Mark Marvin Award); and been Nominated for Best Musical - The Evening Standard Theatre Awards. Ché's plays include The Frontline (first at the Shakespeare's Globe), Flesh Wound (at The Royal Court); Been So Long (at The Royal Court). Television appearances include Holby City, The Office, Eastenders (10 episodes) and The Bill. He also teaches writing and acting, working often with youth clubs as well as drama schools and theatres including RADA. He has directed a great number of plays and films, recently including Estate Walls, The Oval House Theatre, (London 2010); A Mouthful of Birds, RADA, (London 2006) and Balm in Gilead, RADA, (London 2006.)