Sumerah is a writer and librettist with a background in feature film production (Company Pictures, Alliance Atlantis, Irish Screen and Producer Allan Niblo) and commercial radio (Club Asia AM). She has been a member of the Royal Court’s Critical Mass and invited Studio writers’ programmes, Stratford East’s Musical Theatre Initiative, World Theatre Lab and the Orange Tree Writers Collective.
Her plays include Space Invaders, Downfall, The Fairy King and Border Lines and have been performed at Soho, Tristan Bates, Redbridge Drama Centre, Contact, and the Orange Tree.
Sumerah is currently an Associate Artist at Rifco Arts where she is developing a musical. She is also under commission to the Redbridge Drama Centre for a new play Veiled & Vinegar and to the BBC to write for EastEnders.
Sumerah is represented by Kitson Press Associates and more info can be found at www.sumerah.com