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Mike Packer

MIKE PACKER  

Nationality:    British
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Literary Agent:    Knight Hall Agency Ltd  represented by Charlotte Knight


Previously an actor, Mike Packer worked extesively in theatre and television. As a performance poet he was crowned london slam champion, and played the pyramid stage at Glastonbury. Currently under commission for both Newcastle Live and Soho Theatre, Mike is also set to co-direct his screen adaptation of his hit play THE DYSFUNCKSHONALZ for NoW films/ AV Pictures/and RRF Productions.

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below is a list of Mike Packer's plays - click on a Play Title for more information

Card Boys         Carpet, A Pony And A Monkey, A         Inheritance         tHe dYsFUnCKshOnaIZ!         To Live Like A King



Card Boys

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Carpet, A Pony And A Monkey, A

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Euro 2000: the European Football Championships. Millionaire ticket tout Baz has blown it all on dot.com shares, so it's off to Belgium with his reluctant sidekick Tosser to get rid of three hundred tickets for the England v. Germany game on a bunch of pissed-up Geordies.

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Inheritance

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Harry's had some bad news from the doctor and he's worried. Worried that, because of his life-long political convictions, he hasn't got anything to leave to his sons and grandchildren. So, by joining the property owning democracy, Harry thinks he's helping everyone out. Then the economic downturn gets in the way.

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play reading, Theatre Royal - Stratford East, London (2009)

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tHe dYsFUnCKshOnaIZ!

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in 1977 when Punk was at its height. Billy Abortion's band mates left him bleeding to death in a Copenhagen hotel room. In 2007 Billy is back from the dead and stacking shelves. There was no way tHe dYsFUnCKshOnalZ! would ever reform. Until now. . .

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To Live Like A King

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runner up for the Allied Domecq New Playwrights Award

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