Marie Cooper’s Writing Portfolio

Welcome to my writing portfolio. I am incredibly fortunate to have been born and raised in beautiful, medieval Norwich UNESCO City of Literature and The City of Stories. It is perhaps unsurprising then that I find my home city very frequently makes an appearance in my playwriting and screenwriting.

Feathers and Pennies: Poems and Stories for the Matchgirls book

Arm in Arm in 1888

Reading Time: 2 minutes My short poem, ‘Arm in Arm in 1888’ celebrating the achievements of the Matchgirls, is included in the book ‘Feathers and Pennies: Poems and Stories for the Matchgirls’. Published by Thamesis.

Norwich Cathedral in a puddle, taken by Norfolk playwright Marie Cooper

Walking Plays 2021

Reading Time: 5 minutes Marie Cooper playwright, wrote, ‘Unlocked’, a short Play that is one of a collection of Walking Plays written by international playwrights from the US, Canada and the UK.

Monologues by Norwich Playwright Marie Cooper


Reading Time: 2 minutes Monologues written by Marie Cooper.