Shahid Iqbal Khan Joins Almeida Genesis New Playwrights Programme

September 20, 2023
SHAHID IQBAL KHAN has been chosen as one of the writers joining the 2023-2025 Almeida Genesis New Playwrights Programme.

The 'New Playwrights, Big Plays Programme' is a two year programme that supports emerging and mid-career writers to develop new plays for larger stages. Each writer on the scheme is commissioned to write a new play for the Almeida while being supported by the Almeida's Literary and Artistic team.

The programme is made possible by the support of the Genesis Foundation.

The full list of writers in the programme is as follows:

Georgia Bruce, Shahid Iqbal Khan, Martha Loader, Nikhil Parmar, Eoghan Quinn and Kirsty Rider.