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Shamser Sinha


Shamser writes plays, reads sociology books, and enjoys helping out at the South Street Kids group on Saturdays.’ Shamser’s plays are about people at the wrong end of money, fortune and the wars we fight. He is currently under commission to the egg, Theatre Royal Bath for a play for 7+ called ‘Marjana, Sinbad and The Jewel of The Lost Lagoon‘, and National Theatre Connections for Samphire. Credits include: Our White Skoda Octavia (Eastern Angles, Derby Theatre and Tour), Three Sat Under the Banyan Tree (7+, Polka Theatre, Tara Theatre and Tour), Khadija is 18 (Finborough Theatre), The Dissidents (Tricycle Young Company). He was a winner of the 2022 WGGB New play Commission Scheme, and also won a Channel 4 Playwright Award for Khadija is 18, while Three Sat Under the Banyan Tree was nominated for Best Production at the 2019 Asian Arts Culture and Theatre Awards.