Writer and director Nadia Latif has been named the next Genesis Fellow at the Young Vic. Nadia’s most recent credits as a director include: Fall of the Kingdom, Rise of the Footsoldier, The Calm (workshop) (RSC); Octagon, but i cd only whisper (Arcola); Homegrown (National Youth Theatre); Even Stillness Breathes Softly Against A Brick Wall (Soho Theatre) and Saved (Drama Centre). From 2009 to 2011 she was Associate Director of Theatre503.
Past Genesis Fellows include: Gbolahan Obisesan (Cuttin’ It and Sus), Natalie Abrahami (Wings, Happy Days and Ah, Wilderness!), Joe Hill-Gibbins (A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Measure for Measure) and Carrie Cracknell (Macbeth, co-directed with Lucy Guerin).
Nadia Latif’s full biography can be found here.