Anita Vettesse


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Playwrights' Studio

Former New Playwrights Award

Anita Vettesse

Anita co-created BBC Radio 4's crime drama, This Thing of Darkness and is currently working on the second series. She is also writing an episode of Death in Paradise and continues to write for BBC's continuing drama, River City. She was recently selected for the Scottish BBC Drama Writers Programme.

Her theatre work includes: Ringroad  which was nominated for best new play at The Critics Theatre Awards; Happy Hour  and From The Air for Oran Mor; Eddie and The Slumber Sisters for Catherine Wheels/National Theatre of Scotland and Bingo, a musical for Stellar Quines /Grid Iron theatre company. Anita was part of the writers room for Rapunzel for National Theatre Scotland as well as being writer in residence there as part of the John Mather Trust Award. In 2020 she wrote a new play for Mull Theatre Company, Undocumented.

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