Gemma Barnett is a theatre maker/actor/writer based in London. Her piece ‘The Front Desk’ won the ‘Poetry for Good’ prize and was featured on BBC Woman’s Hour. She was a winning finalist of BBC Words First in 2021. Previous theatre work includes, A Hundred Words for Snow (Trafalgar Studios/ winner Offie Best Actress), Dr Korczack’s Example (Leeds Playhouse), Lola (Vault festival), Salty Irina (The Yard Theatre), Goggles (Pleasance Edinburgh)

 

Film/TV includes  ‘MISS’ Gold Mango Productions (Outstanding New Work – Indie Short Fest) and CASUALTY BBC

 

She was selected for the first iteration of the VAULT FIVE collective with her show AGATHA and is currently in pre-production with her debut short film BRIDGE that is being produced by Kusini Productions, Nina Georgieff and BBC Films