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Amy’s first full length play 'REASONS YOU SHOULD(N'T) LOVE ME’ won The Women's Prize for Playwriting 2020 (Ellie Keel Productions and Paines Plough). For more information on prize, click here.

 

Amy is currently part of the Royal Court Introduction to Playwriting Group 2020/21, Channel 4 Screenwriting Course 2021, BBC Drama Room 2020/21 and BBC Writers Access Group 2020/21 (Check out the press release here).

Amy’s essay ‘AN ODE TO IMPROV (AND POEHLER AND FEY)' features in the book ‘FEMINISTS DON'T WEAR PINK (AND OTHER LIES)', curated by Scarlett Curtis and published by Penguin. Order your copy by clicking here.

Amy has also been a regular guest writer for Access Magazine. She won 'Colchester New Comedian of the Year 2016’ for her one woman sketch 'THE REBRAND'. In 2020 she wrote two short digital plays for the Royal Shakespeare Company and Midsummer Festival (see below).

Amy is actively developing numerous projects for TV and theatre which will be announced soon.

The Mechanics of Acting With Nicholas Bottom

"Nicholas Bottom leads his students in an online workshop about the basics of acting. From animal work to beard work, he covers it all… just not very well."

 

Inspired by A Midsummer Night's Dream and created for the Royal Shakespeare Company and Midsummer Festival.

 

Written by Amy Trigg

Directed by Leigh Toney

Starring Joseph Kloska, Zoe Lambert, Anne Odeke and Bea Webster.

Pyramus and Thisbe: Date Night

"Thisbe is having issues with her 3G whilst Pyramus has some bad news about their secret meeting spot. Join our star crossed lovers for their online date - just don’t tell their parents."

Inspired by the story of Pyramus and Thisbe from A Midsummer Night’s Dream and created for the Royal Shakespeare Company and Midsummer Festival.

Written by Amy Trigg

Directed by Leigh Toney

Starring Amelia Donkor and Hannah Azuonye