"I loved Deborah Klayman’s Boundary, which brought images of cities divided by war home to the famous urban boundary between Edinburgh and Leith."

Joyce McMillan

Awards and Associations

Traverse Fifty - Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Cambridge University Press "Channel the Bard" competition winner (with Ali Kemp)

Old Diorama Arts Centre Associate Performer Scheme award (with Ali Kemp)

Deborah Klayman - Playwright

Plays

But For Us (with Ali Kemp) | 120 mins | 2019

The Boundary | 90 mins | 2019

Trapped (with Ali Kemp) | 25 mins | 2018

Smash & Grab | 15 mins | 2014

Lock Up Your Sons | 20 mins | 2014

Heart's Desire (with Ali Kemp) | 15 mins | 2014

Madjesty (with Ali Kemp) | 15 mins | 2014

Civil | 10 mins | 2013

Losing Light (with Ali Kemp) | 20 mins | 2013

The Boundary | 5 mins | 2013

Cascade of Baubles (with Ali Kemp) | 20 mins | 2012

My Bloody Laundrette (with Ali Kemp) | 15 mins | 2012

eXclusion (with Ali Kemp) | 75 mins | 2011

Eve & Lilith | 60 mins | 2005

Janetarium | 20 mins | 1994

Playwright

Deborah is an award-winning playwright and co-founder of Whoop 'n' Wail Theatre Company.

Deborah's plays include:

The Boundary (Plays for Edinburgh, Traverse Theatre), Civil (Write Here Festival, Traverse Theatre), Lock Up Your Sons (Lost Theatre), Smash & Grab (Lost Theatre), Eve & Lilith (Edinburgh Festival Fringe) and Janetarium (Class Act, Traverse Theatre).

With Ali Kemp:

But For Us (Old Diorama Arts Centre), eXclusion (UK Tour), Losing Light (Canal Cafe and Rochester Literature Festival) Trapped, Madjesty (Waterloo East Theatre), Heart's Desire (Waterloo East Theatre), Cascade of Baubles (Horsebridge Arts Centre), and My Bloody Laundrette (Cambridge University Press 'Channel the Bard' competition winner).

© Deborah Klayman, 2019

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