Yasmin Joseph is a London-based writer. Her debut play J’Ouvert premiered at Theatre503 in 2019 and the Harold Pinter Theatre as part of Sonia Friedman’s 2021 RE:EMERGE season. She was nominated for the Evening Standard’s Most Promising Playwright Award and most recently won the 2020 James Tait Black Prize For Drama. Yasmin is the current writer-in-residence at Sister Pictures and is on attachment at the Royal Court Theatre as a winner of the Channel 4 Playwrights scheme. Yasmin is also under co-commission with Soho Theatre and The Actors Touring Company as part of the Soho Six, The Place Theatre in Bedford with the Retired Caribbean Nurses Association and Clean Break.