ANNA JORDAN is a writer, director and acting coach. As a writer her current productions include: THE UNRETURNING (Frantic Assembly / Theatre Royal Plymouth) and POP MUSIC (Paines Plough / Birmingham Rep). Anna won the Bruntwood Prize in 2013 for her play YEN, which has had productions at the Royal Exchange, Royal Court and MCC New York as well as several international productions. It was also shortlisted for the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize 2015-2016. Other theatre includes WE ANCHOR IN HOPE (Royal Court – Beyond the Court), CHICKEN SHOP (Park Theatre) and FREAK (Theatre503 / Assembly Studios). She has recently written on HBO’s new series SUCCESSION. Anna has taught / directed at RADA, LAMDA, Arts Ed, Central and Italia Conti.