Shivani Thussu is a writer and comedian. She started her career as a Barbican Young Poet in 2012 and went on to train at the prestigious UCB Theatre in New York and the Ecole Philippe Gaulier in France.
In 2018 she won the Edinburgh International TV Festival/All 3 Media New Voices Award for screenwriting.
Shivani took her debut show 'Prefer Not To Say' to Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2019.
She is currently developing comedy and drama ideas for TV and for a short film for the BBC.