In 2014, Nessah completed an attachment at the Royal Court Theatre and was also a member of the Royal Court Summer Group. Her play, Beastie, received a rehearsed reading in the Jerwood Theatre Upstairs. Nessah is also a writer-on-attachment to HighTide Festival Theatre, Escalator Plays and has an 18 month residency with Theatre503, as part of 503Five
Other theatre work includes: This is Not a Slog, a collaborative, mobile exhibition of three walk installations, commissioned by Carissa Hope Lynch and Ovalhouse, Sucker, Commissioned by Old Vic New Voices, Gastronauts, for the Royal Court Theatre, Pickaninny, longlisted for the Bruntwood Prize 2013 and the Alfred Fagon Award 2014, Nazma, (A monologue) produced by Kali Theatre for the ‘Twelve’ project, at Tristan Bates Theatre, (‘Twelve’ will tour in 2015) Hungry, which played at the Royal Court Theatre as part of the ‘Lost in Theatre’ strand of the Open Court Festival and Freya and Mr Mushroom, which was commissioned by The Building Site Theatre Company and Southwark Playhouse as part of the ‘Hotel Confessions’ season.
For screen, Nessah is currently participating in the Holby City Shadow Scheme. Previously she has written for EastEnders: E20, as well as various content across the EastEnders website and social media material for characters Fatboy and Faith.
For Pursued by a Bear:
New play – Sundowning currently under commission
FRESH TRACKS award winner in 2009 (showcase at Farnham Maltings)