Writing

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Photograph: Robbie Bryant

Cassiah is an award-winning writer for both her work on stage and screen. She came in the top 2% in the BBC Script Room Drama 2021 (and came in the top 3.5% in 2018) and her feature spec For My Mother was a Finalist in the West Field Screenwriting Awards 2018. In 2016, her play Under My Thumb was a finalist in the Red Women Theatre Awards 2016, and was then nominated for Best New Play at the New South Writing Awards in 2017. Cassiah's newest play 'London With A Perfect Skyline' previewed at Katzpace, London Bridge in 2019. She is also a BBC New Creative, commissioned for her first audio drama in 2020 broadcast on BBC Radio 4 Extra in July 2021. She recently finished a feature script commission for Altter Films. 

Cassiah also has a number of feature and TV ideas available for development - please get in touch if you would like to see any of her work. 

Commissions

Détente Audio Drama - Writer

Transmission: BBC Radio 4 Extra 2021

BBC New Creatives, Rural Media

The Winchester Geese Feature, Screenwriter- Script Completed, In Development

Production Company: Altter Films

Hear Me Roar! Feature, Co-Writer- Script Completed, In Development

Production Company: Unfolding Entertainment

Tom: Boy [Working Title] Feature, Screenwriter- Script Completed, In Development

Production Company: Que Vida La Vida Productions

Her Sari Short, Screenwriter- Script Completed, In Development

Production Company: Image Nova

 

The Canary Girls Feature, Co-Writer - Script completed

Mark Andrew Powell

London With A Perfect Skyline - Playwright

Previews: Katzpace Theatre 2019

Workshops: Exploding Whale Theatre 2018

 

How To Invest In Poverty - Playwright

Stagings: Greenwich Theatre 2018

Rehearsed Reading: Scottish Refugee Committee 2016 

Under My Thumb - Playwright

Stagings: Assembly Roxy 2017, Warren Theatre 2017, New Diorama Theatre 2017, Greenwich Theatre 2016

Rehearsed Reading: Greenwich Theatre 2016