Phoebe is a writer from South East London. In 2015 Phoebe’s debut play WINK at Theatre 503 received rave reviews and four Off West End Nominations including ‘Most Promising New Playwright’. Her latest play, Fury, was runner up for the Verity Bargate Award 2015, and subsequently won the Soho Young Writer’s Award and had its run extended at Soho Theatre due to popular demand, it also received an Offie nomination for ‘Best New Play’.
For 2016-17 Phoebe was the resident playwright at Soho Theatre through the Channel 4 Playwright scheme.
Prior to this Phoebe completed the Channel 4 Screenwriting course and Soho Writers’ Lab for 2014/15, and was a finalist in the BBC Scriptroom 8 for Drama, as well as Longlisted for the BBC Screenplay First competition. Phoebe was a previous member of the RCYW. For 2018 Phoebe is on the BBC writer’s programme with Sid Gentle Films.
As well as writing, Phoebe has worked as an Assistant Script Editor and researcher for Kudos Television and Assistant to the writer Patrick Barlow on two projects – Ben Hur at the Tricycle and A Christmas Carol at the Noel Coward Theatre (Olivier Nominated for Best Comedy). She has most recently worked as Assistant Script Editor for FILMWAVE on their newest Netflix project.