Anchuli Felicia King awarded 2019 Patrick White Playwrights Fellow

Congratulations to the wonderful Anchuli Felcicia King who is the 2019 Sydney Theatre Company Patrick White Playwrights Fellow!

Anchuli’s work was seen all over the globe in 2019 with four mainstage productions in her debut year; works included were WHITE PEARL, GOLDEN SHIELD and SLAUGHTERHOUSE.

The artistic director of STC, Kip Williams noted “In this time of uncertainty, it is so important to look to the future of our art form and support the next generation of theatre makers. In this spirit I’m thrilled to announce that Anchuli Felicia King is our 2019 Patrick White Fellow. Felicia is one the most exciting young playwrights in the world right now and we are delighted she will be joining the STC artistic cohort”.

Previous STC Patrick White Fellows are Nakkiah Lui, Sue Smith, Andrew Bovell, Tommy Murphy, Kate Mulvany, Angela Betzien, Hilary Bell, Patricia Cornelius and Raimondo Cortese.