Yve Blake

Yve Blake is an award winning Writer, Composer, Actor and Comedian.

She won a national playwriting award in her final year of high school and completed the Royal Court Writers’ Programme at 21.

In 2016 Yve was Awarded the inaugural ATYP Rebel Wilson Theatremaker Scholarship to write and compose her dream project: FANGIRLS, a musical Inspired by hundreds of interviews with teenage fans. The stage version of FANGIRLS premieres in 2019 at Queensland Theatre and Belvoir (with Yve in the lead role of Edna) before touring nationally in 2020.

A screen adaptation of is currently attracting significant interest from major producers and broadcasters in the UK/US and Australia.

As a writer she’s also developed work with Griffin Theatre Company, The Barbican, The Bush Theatre, Southbank Centre, Old Vic New Voices, the National Theatre and in residence at Princeton University.

Other current projects include writing a feature film for Aquarius films (Lion), a musical adaptation of a beloved children’s book, and a podcast musical about Mary Wollstonecraft.

photo by Metaxia Coustas