Rich Chilver


Graduate of The University of Portsmouth and The Central School of Speech and Drama, Rich has interned in the Literary department of The Hampstead Theatre and benefitted from The Royal Court’s Young Writer’s program. His literary work continued with The Mercury Theatre as their script reader for two years. Rich has worked with Real Circumstance, written for radio with Menagerie Theatre company and his writing has been supported by an Escalator, Arts Council grant.

Rich Chilver’s new play Shed has been developed with the assistance of many creatives from within Frequency Theatre. A work-in-progress of his new play formed part of the 2012 Pulse Festival in Ipswich.

The Landlady

Written by Sophia Sheridan

he walls are creaking, the roof is leaking, but the landlady is in denial that there is anything wrong with her property.

Identity Crisis

Written by Christopher Kell

Pamela finds a lost handbag, and wishes she owned the life which went with it...

Onion Gods

Written by Simon Goodway

Stranded on a desert island, two pirates discover a civilization with some alternative ideas...


Written by Rich Chilver or Tamsin Steele

A play which is not entirely sure of its author.

After Heineken

Written by Bethany Sharp

Simon likes to talk. That. Is. All.

The Man Who Tended Dahlias

Written by Graham Watts

Based on true stories from the conflict in Singapore during the Second World War.

The War That You Missed

Written by Rich Chilver

Rivalry breeds war among two brothers.

The Party

Written by David Kantounas

This topical play draws inspiration from the developments in Cyprus over the weekend of 23rd-24th of March 2013.

Read No Evil

Written by Caro Dixey

How many more bad news stories can there be?

I Got You Babe

Written by Catherine Scott

New mother Fiona arranges a coffee morning, but biscuits, best china and smiles are not enough to hide her underlying worry.