Guleraana is a writer, theatre practitioner and one half of The Thelmas, a female-led theatre company devoted to empowering women to redress the equality imbalance in the arts. She is passionate about creating diverse stories that are rooted in our modern society, and using her voice to explore what makes us human.
Her debut play Coconut premiered at Ovalhouse, London in April followed by a national tour. It earned her an OFFIE nomination for most promising playwright. She regularly writes for community and youth groups and has worked with organisations such as Royal Exchange Manchester, AGE UK Westminster, Unicorn Theatre, Almeida Projects, DreamArts, Rightful Place Theatre and Peer Productions. She has a keen interest in writing for radio and television and is currently a part of the BBC’s Northern Voices development program.
Guleraana’s audio drama, The Bigger Picture, will receive its world premiere at SOAS, University of London, as part of Decolonising History, co-commissioned by SOAS and Tamasha.