Natalie McGrath is a playwright and Co-Director of Dreadnought South West.

Dreadnought is an arts and heritage organisation based in Exeter that tells and champions great stories about women and girls across the region.  Celebrating their voices through professional touring theatre and a wide range of accessible socially engaged community projects. Dreadnought’s current projects include touring a new play The Cause – An Overture of Rebellion & Revolt, and the Rebellious Sounds Archive, which is the first mobile touring community archive of women’s stories of activism.  Natalie has written Oxygen and The Cause for Dreadnought.


As a playwright Natalie has had her work produced and performed at a wide range of venues including Bristol Old Vic, Barbican Theatre, Plymouth, Theatre Royal, Plymouth, Exeter Phoenix, Exeter Northcott, Bikeshed Theatre, Exeter, Taunton Brewhouse Theatre, Hall for Cornwall, the Orange Tree in Richmond, by Theatre West in Bristol, Carlton Theatre, Teignmouth, Yelde Hall, Chippenham, Theatre 503 to name a few.