Nessah Muthy is a multi-award-winning, two times Writer’s Guild-nominated, writer for stage and screen.
For screen, Nessah has written for On The Edge Series III (Blacklight / Channel 4) and her script will shoot in 2020. She currently has a television series idea in development with Character 7, is taking part in the KAOS/Netflix Shadow Writers Scheme led by Charlie Covell and is due to join the Coronation Street writers team in 2020.
For theatre, Nessah is currently under commission to: the Young Vic, Actors Touring Company (ATC), National Youth Theatre, Theatre Centre, The Brit School, Fuel, COMMON and English Touring Theatre (ETT).
She has worked with a number of established theatres and arts organisations including: the Royal Court Theatre, Punchdrunk, the National Youth Theatre, Cardboard Citizens, HighTide, Kali Theatre, Theatre Centre, Iris Theatre, Cloakroom Theatre and the King’s Head Theatre and the Gate Theatre/Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.
After a critically-acclaimed, sell-out run in London, Nessah’s immersive play for young people, Small Wonders, (co-created in collaboration with Punchdrunk) transferred to Imaginate’s Edinburgh International Children’s Festival in May 2019, where it received five star reviews and subsequently nominated in the Best Play for Young Audiences category at the Writers’ Guild Awards 2020.
Awards include: Character 7 Prize 2017 and The Adrian Pagan Award 2018