Featured Friday | Meet Abi Hynes

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Abi Hynes, a writer who wears many hats: producer, artistic director, performer and more. Here is our interview with her:

Fem: In your bio, you call yourself a writer, a producer, and a performer. Can you tell us a little bit about your experience with each?

Abi Hynes: These days I tend to call myself a drama, fiction and poetry writer – usually in that order. I feel like a playwright first and foremost; my background is in theatre, I’ve got a Drama degree and MA and I spent a wonderful year training as a playwright at the Liverpool Everyman & Playhouse. I’ve been producing plays with my own theatre company,Faro Productions, since university, and we’re currently touring a new play of mine, a one-woman show based on the life of exotic dancer turned spy, Mata Hari. I also regularly perform my fiction and poetry in the buzzing live literature scene in Manchester. Continue reading “Featured Friday | Meet Abi Hynes”