Juliet Gilkes Romero is an award winning Playwright and Journalist. She has reported for the BBC from countries including Cuba, Ethiopia, Haiti and the Dominican Republic.
Her next play The Whip will open at the Royal Shakespeare Company on the Swan stage. She is also under commission at Sir Lenny Henry’s production company Douglas Road and the Young Vic Theatre, for the BBC TV series Soon Gone: A Windrush Chronicle.
Juliet was recently the RSC-Birmingham University Creative Fellow and is under commission at Eclipse Theatre.
Her latest theatre production was Day of the Living which opened at the Royal Shakespeare Company in June 2018 and is published by Oberon Books.
Juliet is currently writing a new musical with composer Tim Sutton.