Writer and theatre-maker

Benedict Lombe is a British Congolese writer and theatre-maker. She is one of Theatre 503Five writers for 19/20, Bush Theatre's Emerging Writers and BBC Writersroom London Voices. 

Her most recent works include projects with Damsel Productions, Bush Theatre and Papatango. She has been short-listed for: BBC Drama Room 19/20, Royal Court/Kudos TV Fellowship and the 2018 Papatango Playwrighting Award. She has a keen interest in boldly reclaiming the stories we were never allowed to tell for ourselves, with the full shades of nuance they always deserved.