Naomi is an English & Bajan writer and actress from Brighton. She is a Soho Theatre Writers’ Lab Alumni and is the first recipient of Tamasha Theatre Company’s artist mentorship programme. Recent work includes Essentially Black (Soho Theatre, Camden Peoples Theatre, Camden Fringe), All The Happy Things (Tony Craze Award Shortlisted, Theatre 503), and Sunrise Madelines (Omnibus Theatre, 37 Plays longlist). Naomi adapted Essentially Black for schools and toured to over 200 students, and this is now being adapted for TV. Her narrative podcast The Waters Of Lethe was shortlisted for NBC’s Overheard podcast competition and is currently in development after being awarded an Arts Council England DYCP. She has also written for Rikki Beadle-Blair’s anthologies for young actors, Lit and Fierce. Most recently, Naomi was commissioned to write Unseen Unheard, a play about Black women and their experience of living in the UK with a breast cancer diagnosis, which debuted at Theatre Peckham to sold out audiences.


Production Date Theatre
Essentially Black 2022 Soho Theatre