Mark Williams is a scriptwriter and novelist.
His plays include HERE BE MONSTERS for Theatr Iolo, JASON & THE ARGONAUTS for the Courtyard Hereford, which was revived for a new touring production in 2017 and LIGHTSPEED TO PEMBROKE DOCK for Dirty Protest Theatre, which is scheduled to tour in April 2018. He’s worked for Welsh National Opera and on several projects for National Theatre Wales, with whom he currently has a seed commission for a new play.
Stage adaptations also include HORRIBLE HISTORIES: THE FRIGHTFUL FIRST WORLD WAR (2009, nominated for a Manchester Evening News Award: Best Family Show) and HORRIBLE SCIENCE (2010 & 2013), both for The Birmingham Stage Company.
In 2013 Mark received a commission to write two episodes of CBBC’s WIZARDS VS ALIENS, as well as writing online material for Series 3. He is currently developing SCREENGRAB, a new online drama for CBBC and BBC Wales.
Mark’s debut novel SLEEPLESS KNIGHTS was nominated for the 2014 Mythopoeic Fantasy Award.