Naomi Obeng

Naomi is a playwright and critic. Her writing has been supported by Soho Theatre, the Royal Court, Leicester Curve and Nottingham Playhouse, and her first full length play was shortlisted for the Women’s Prize for Playwriting. She writes for Exeunt and The Stage and co-edits Noises Off at the National Student Drama Festival.

Naomi’s Question: Are all dramaturgs suited to any writer? And how do dramaturgs work to support writers in non-traditional storytelling, where certain norms and structural expectations don’t apply?