Portrait of Samantha Hill

Samantha Hill

Samantha Hill is a Melbourne-based playwright, actor, and teacher. She studied Creative Arts at the University of Melbourne/ VCA, Screenwriting at RMIT, and has a Masters of Teaching (Primary) from the University of Melbourne. Her plays include Merry Christmas, Bitches!, Little Moth and the Broken Giants, The Last Days of Bette Davis (A Complete Fabrication), and The Lynching of Little Hannah (A Christmas Time-Travelling Adventure Miracle). 

She has also had work developed at Playwriting Australia’s national conference, the World Interplay playwriting festival, and through the Fresh Ink Emerging Writers Program at ATYP. In 2016, she was commissioned to write Binary Stars & Best Lives for the Old Fitz Theatre, Sydney, and previously had Dancing Dogs commissioned by the St. Martin’s Youth Ensemble. Samantha has performed regularly in both scripted and devised work with SNAFU Theatre, and is a member of the Boutique Theatre Ensemble.