Julia grew up in the Midlands and moved to London to train as an actor at Rose Bruford College, graduating in 2018. She joined the Royal Court Intro Writers’ Group after graduating. Her debut play PLAYFIGHT won the ETPEP Award 2020, was shortlisted for the Papatango Award, the Theatre Uncut Award and long listed for the Women’s Prize for Playwriting.
Julia co-wrote dark historical comedy BELLY UP which premiered at VAULT Festival 2020 and is heading up to the Underbelly at Edinburgh Fringe 2021. Her monologue DARK SIDE OF JUNE was selected for further development by members of the Young Vic Genesis Network.
DateProduction (role)CompanyProject details
Date: 2020/21Production (role): BELLY UPCompany: Vault FestivalProject details: Sellout five-star run at the Vault Festival in 2020.
The piece is transferring to Underbelly in 2021.
Date: 2020Production (role): PLAYFIGHTCompany: Papatango Theatre CompanyProject details: Winner of the ETPEP Award 2020.
Shortlisted for the Papatango Award 2020, Theatre Uncut Award and long listed for the Women’s Prize for Playwriting.
Selected for a rehearsed reading with Wildcard Theatre Company.