Marie Cooper’s Writing Portfolio

Welcome to my writing portfolio. I am incredibly fortunate to have been born and raised in beautiful, medieval Norwich, a 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.

Notebook that reads Marie Cooper Writes 14 Screenplays

14 Screenplays 2021 (currently in progress…)

Reading Time: < 1 minute Marie Cooper writing 14 screenplays in 14 days with the Scriptly Writing Challenge

Feathers and Pennies: Poems and Stories for the Matchgirls book cover

Arm in Arm in 1888

Reading Time: 2 minutes Marie Cooper’s 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.

Notebook that reads Marie Cooper Writes 28 Plays

28 Plays 2021

Reading Time: 4 minutes Marie Cooper wrote 28 plays in 28 days with the 28 Plays Later Challenge