About Nelly Kelly
Nelly Kelly is a Glasgow based playwright, performer and theatre maker. They have an MLitt in Playwriting and Dramaturgy from the University of Glasgow. This will be their first project working as a writer with the National Theatre of Scotland. Work includes Untitled 2009 with Queen Jesus Productions and Outspoken Arts Scotland (Tron Theatre/Traverse Theatre). Queeresa Gay: Fields of Gold with Buzzcut (CCA), and later Oassisy’s Late Night Queer Cabaret (Gilded Balloon). The Dogwood with Shift Theatre Company (Traverse Theatre). Sacramental with Mintworks (Hackney Guest Projects). Nelly is a current recipient of the New Playwrights Award, with Playwrights Studio Scotland. They are also currently working on a new commission with Queen Jesus Productions and are a recipient of the Buzzcut 2020/2021 Club Residency.