Lucy Gillespie

Lucy Gillespie
322 Days


Lucy Gillespie is an Anglo-American playwright, screenwriter and producer currently based in New York. Raised in London on Shakespeare and school dinners, she moved to the U.S. to study Theater at Northwestern University.
As a playwright, Lucy’s work has been developed by Ensemble Studio Theater, Naked Angels, Caps Lock, (the claque), PS.122, 3rd Kulture Kids, Eugene O’Neill Theater Center, FullStop Collective. Full-length productions include: THE FORUM (the claque, 2015), ONE OF US (EST Bloodworks, 2014), OUTFOXED (FullStop Collective, 2012), and THE ATWATER CAMPAIGN (terraNOVA Groundworks Reading, 2012).
An alumni of the Obie-award winning Youngblood Playwrights Group, Lucy has held residencies at MacDowell and Byrdcliffe. She received her MFA from NYU in Dramatic Writing as a Goldberg Fellow in 2014. She is the creator/producer of UNICORNLAND, an original series that goes live in October 2016. #unicornwithus!