Stephen Jeffreys

Biography

Stephen Jeffreys (born 1950) is a British playwright.
His plays include:
Like Dolls or Angels (1977) (Sunday Times Playwriting Award at the National Student Drama Festival);
Carmen 1936 (Edinburgh Fringe Festival Fringe First in 1984);
Valued Friends (1990, Hampstead Theatre);
The Clink (1990);
The Libertine (1994) - also a screenplay filmed with Johnny Depp;
A Going Concern (1993);
An adaptation of Richard Brome's play, A Jovial Crew (1992);
I Just Stopped By to See The Man (2000);
Interruptions (2001); and
Lost Land (2005). (2008)
The Convict's Opera, a reworking of The Beggar's Opera by John Gay, jointly commissioned by Out of Joint theatre company and Sydney Theatre Company.
Backbeat (2011, Duke of York's Theatre, London) (Co-written with Iain Softley).
Caught in Flight screenplay. A film on Diana, Princess of Wales