Adam Z. Robinson is a writer, performer, theatre maker and workshop leader.

Recent projects include: Upon the Stair (touring now), Smile Club (touring Spring 2020), A Christmas Carol (UK tour December 2019) Shivers (UK Tour 2018-19), The Book of Darkness & Light (UK Tours 2016-18), Seaside Terror (UK tours 2017-20).


"Everyone needs to see this show."
★★★★½ - Reviews Hub

Three lost souls, bound to a cursed book...

Upon the Stair is the third instalment of The Book of Darkness & Light. Three terrifying tales told using storytelling, BSL and live music.

The show premiered at Square Chapel, Halifax, before a three day run at Salisbury Playhouse and then a week-long run in Harrogate Theatre's main house.

Watch the trailer below and join the mailing list for upcoming dates.



"Twists, turns and feminist rage..."

★★★★ - The Guardian

Come on love, cheer up, it might never happen.

Smile Club is a feminist dystopian thriller written by Adam and Andrea Heaton. It is being produced by the incredible Red Ladder Theatre Company and will tour fron March 2020.

This show has been two years in the making. It is playing at more than 20 venues up and down the UK.



Adam has been running creative writing workshops since 2010. He's worked at many schools up and down the county, as well as organisations such as Arvon, First Story and Opera North.

Since the start of lock-down, Adam has also been running online workshops and courses.

Photo: Izzy Brittle


Please join me on Patreon. I'll be uploading exclusive audio ghost stories (original and classic) and running creative writing workshops every month. Tiers start at £3 and you get access to everything. 

Adam is a sometime contributor to The Evolution of Horror Podcast. Visit the website or use your podcast app to subscribe and listen to his episodes. 

The current season is on Occult Movies and Adam joined host Mike Muncer to discuss Night of the Demon and The Seventh Victim. Listen here.

Check out Adam and host Mike Muncer's conversations about FrightFest 2018, The League of Gentlemen & Inside No.9, Pontypool & The Girl with all The Gifts, Frightfest 2019. 

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