Kefi Chadwick

Playwright and screenwriter

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Biography

Kefi Chadwick is an award-winning playwright and screenwriter.

She is currently writing a play for the Nottingham Playhouse and has previously worked with Paines Plough, Theatre 503, Latitude and Edinburgh Festival.

Her short film, SexLife, a charming comedy a couple who haven't had sex since before the birth of their son, was directed award-winning director Stefan Georgiou. It was selected for Tribeca Film Festival.

Kefi is also part of the iWrite programme for emerging writers with Creative England.



CV

Theatre

Writer

 

Original theatre piece about the wives of undercover policemen, currently in development with the Nottingham Playhouse and the Royal Court

Nottingham Playhouse
 
 

Interactive play about sex and intimacy. Funded by The Arts Council

Brighton Dome
 
Producer Paines Plough
 

An original play for the Paines Plough series about the writers' hometown

Brighton Dome
 
Mathematics of the Heart
Best New Play at the Brighton Fringe Festival
Director Donnacadh O'Briain
 

Paul MacMillan is a Doctor of Chaos Theory. Specialist subject: storm patterns. But with his itinerant musician brother living on his sofa and his girlfriend Emma pushing for a new future, prediction is proving increasingly difficult. Then the arrival of Zainab, a new PhD student, catapults Paul's world into real chaos.

The Marlborough Theatre, Brighton / Theatre 503
 
Producer Natural Shocks
Director Donnacadh O'Bruain
 

Le Petit Mort and SexLife featured as part of this collection of plays about sex and relationships.

Pleasance Courtyard / Assembly Gardens
 
Director Jo McInnes
 
Play reading at the Old Vic
 
Director Mary Swan
 

Play for 14-16 year olds.

Mid-scale touring production that toured London and the South East

Commission by Proteus Theatre

 
 

Multi-discipline public art theatre installation in Basingstoke and Southampton

Proteus Theatre
 
 

Long-listed for the Verity Bargate Award.

A play about the dangerous nature of female friendship, obsession and violence. 

 
Director Guy Picot
 
Nightingale Theatre, Brighton
 

TV

Writer

Writer Kefi Chadwick
 

4 part drama currently in Development

Lovely Day
 
Writer Kefi Chadwick
 

Returning series in development

Greenacre Films & TV
 
River City
1 x '60
Writer Kefi Chadwick
 

Commissioned to write episode 18 for series 14

BBC Scotland
 
Writer Kefi Chadwick
 

Returning series currently in development

Noho Films & TV
 

Film

Writer & Creator

Cregan
2nd Prize at the Best International Short Film Category at the Waterford Film Festival
Producer Richard Landy
Director Steve North
 
10 minute short film produced as part of Screen South and Film Council Digital Shorts Awards

 
Director Stefan Georgiou
Starring
  • Jemima Roper
  • Dylan Edwards
  •  

    A 15 minute short film adaptation of Kefi's original play 

    Chasing the Bear
     
    Girl Power
    Best Comedy Short at Aesthetica Film Festival
    Director Ben Bee
    Starring
  • Dakota Blue Richards
  • Alice Lowe
  • Jason Flemyng
  •  
    Attercop
     

    Radio

    Writer

     

    Broadcaster BBC Radio 4
     

    Other

    Writer