Alan is an Edinburgh based playwright who strives to make theatre which is accessible to a wide audience.  After graduating from Queen Margaret University in 2009, Alan has produced 4 plays for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and has worked with Strange Town since 2011. His plays for Strange Town include Teach Me, which was shortlisted for the Scottish Arts Club Edinburgh Guide Scottish Theatre Award in the 2012 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.  Alan is also one of the Traverse 50 and has been through the Playwrights Studio Scotland Mentoring Scheme.