Melania Sebastián

Born in London, Great Britain, of Spanish and British nationality, now lives in Madrid. She studied telecommunications at the Politécnica de Madrid and for several years worked in the managerial position in the financial sector until 2018 when she decided to abandon her job and dedicate her time to writing. In 2018 she wrote her first theatre play, Odios sordos, premiered in Madrid in October of the same year, under the direction of Fermín Cabal. The play was very well received by public and critics alike, both in specialized media, like Vista Teatral and in the general-interest press, like El Pais or La Vanguardia. Odios sordos was presented in different Spanish theatres until October 2020. In 2020 she wrote her second theatre play, Proyecto tango. Playa Soledad is her first novel.