Deepika Arwind is a theatre-practitioner and writer based in Bangalore. Her work includes Nobody Sleeps Alone (2013-2014) and A Brief History of Your Hair (March 2016). She is acted in several plays with directors such as Anmol Vellani and Preetam Koilpillai. She was awarded the Toto Funds the Arts Creative Writing Award in 2011 and the Lavanya Sankaran Fellowship at the Sangam House Writers' Residency (2011). She was nominated for The Hindu Metroplus Playwright (2013) and has, most recently, attended the New Visions/New Voices International Playwrights Intensive at the Kennedy Centre, Washington DC with her play One Dream Too Many (12+).