Dave Johns

"I, Daniel Blake" Stage Adaptation at Northern Stage, Newcastle

Dave has written a stage adaptation of the Ken Loach film "I, Daniel Blake"  (screen play by Paul Laverty) which is to be performed at the Northern Stage Theatre on Barras Bridge in Newcastle from 25th May until 10th June 2023.

Tickets are now available via the following link:-



Fun fact!!

Dave Johns and Owen O'Neill had an idea one day to write the stage adaptation of The Shawshank Redemption. They asked Stephen King if they could adapt his short story.  Stephen said yes and every Autumn it now tours the UK.