Nicola has written for theatre, radio and television.
Her play, PLAQUES AND TANGLES, premiered at The Royal Court Theatre in Autumn 2015 and was selected as one of three plays to be supported by the Jerwood Charitable Foundation as a Jerwood New Playwrights commission.
Nicola completed the BBC Writers’ Academy in 2009 and wrote across Continuing Drama Series in 2010. After the Academy, she continued to write for HOLBY CITY and wrote further episodes of EASTENDERS and CASUALTY. She has written two episodes of FATHER BROWN for BBC Daytime.
She has written an afternoon play, CUT TO THE HEART for Radio 4 and Radio 3’s The Wire produced her play LIFE ON THE EDGES. Her stage play, MOONWALKING, was performed at Oran Mor theatre in Glasgow 2008 and she has also written short plays for Clean Break and Paines Plough.
Prior to writing, she was Literary Manager at the Bush Theatre between 2001 and 2005 and Senior Reader at the National Theatre before that.