Nessah Muthy

Writer for television and stage

Theatre, Film & TV
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Biography

Nessah graduated with a First Class honours degree in Theatre Practice from the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama and also holds an MPhil (B) in Playwriting Studies from the University of Birmingham.

In June 2014 Nessah completed an attachment at the Royal Court Theatre and is currently a member of the Royal Court Summer Group 2014. Nessah is also a writer-on-attachment to HighTide Festival Theatre, Escalator Plays.

Nessah is currently under commission to Old Vic New Voices, Pursued By A Bear Productions and Carissa Hope Lynch and Blake Morris for This is not a Slog, at Ovalhouse.

Most recently Nessah co-devised and wrote: Gastronauts, a theatre adventure with food, for the Royal Court Theatre.

Other theatre work includes: Pickaninny, longlisted for the Bruntwood Prize 2013, Nazma, produced by Kali Theatre for the 'Twelve' project, at Tristan Bates Theatre, Hungry, which played at the Royal Court Theatre as part of the ‘Lost in Theatre’ strand of the Open Court Festival and Freya and Mr Mushroom, which was commissioned by The Building Site Theatre Company and Southwark Playhouse as part of the ‘Hotel Confessions’ season.

For screen, Nessah has written for EastEnders: E20, as well as various content across the EastEnders website and social media material for characters Fatboy and Faith.

CV

Theatre
Creator and Writer
IED 2014
HighTide Festival Theatre, Escalator Plays
Creator Nessah Muthy
Writer Nessah Muthy

Nazma 2014
Tristan Bates Theatre
Creator Nessah Muthy
Producer Kali Theatre
Director Janet Steel
Writer Nessah Muthy

Sucker 2014
Old Vic New Voices
Creator Nessah Muthy
Writer Nessah Muthy

Sundowning 2014
New Theatre Company
Creator Nessah Muthy
Producer Pursued By A Bear Productions
Writer Nessah Muthy

Royal Court Theatre
Creator Nessah Muthy
Writer Nessah Muthy

Royal Court Theatre
Creator Nessah Muthy
Director Ned Bennett
Writer Nessah Muthy


Freya and Mr Mushroom 2011
The Bermondsey Square Hotel
Creator Nessah Muthy
Producer The Building Site Theatre Company/Southwark Playhouse
Director Anouke Brook
Writer Nessah Muthy

Writer
Beastie 2014
Royal Court
Writer Nessah Muthy

Live Lunch at the Royal Court - A season of new plays by up-and-coming writers will be performed live as lunchtime readings every Friday over 6 weeks.

This is not a Slog 2014
Ovalhouse
Creator Blake Morris and Carissa Hope
Writer Nessah Muthy

Television
Writer
EastEnders: E20, Series Three 2011
BBC for BBC 2
Producer Deborah Sathe
Director John Howlett
Writer Nessah Muthy

Episode is available for viewing here

Other
Writer
EastEnders 2010 to 2014

Various content across the EastEnders website and social media material for characters Fatboy and Faith.