Lights! Planets! People! by Molly NaylorMolly Naylor
Lights! Planets! People! is a new stage play written and directed by UEA alumna Molly Naylor and opens at Norwich Arts Centre this week. It was commissioned by Warwick Arts Centre, Nuffield Southampton Theatres and Norwich Arts Centre and supported with funding from Arts Council England. Molly (pictured) graduated from the MA in Creative Writing (Scriptwriting) in 2008 and her first solo show Whenever I Get Blown Up I Think Of You debuted at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in 2010 before touring internationally. Besides her work for theatre, she has published two collections of poetry, You Clown (2012) and Badminton (2016). Her six-part comedy drama After Hours, co-written with UEA graduate John Osborne, was broadcast on Sky1 in 2015. She has previously been commissioned by BBC Radio 4, Sky, The BFI, The Royal Shakespeare Company, Creative England, The Bush Theatre, Oxford Playhouse and Battersea Arts Centre.