Kendall Feaver, writer of The Almighty Sometimes (Griffin Theatre, 2018) has one the Philip Parsons Fellowship. The Fellowship is given annually in conjunction with the Philip Parsons Memorial Lecture. The Fellowship and Lecture commemorate the life and work of Philip Parsons, AM. Dr Parsons was an influential teacher and mentor to many of Australia’s young artists.
Presented by the Belvoir Theatre for emerging artists, the judging panel said of Feaver:
“Kendall is an exciting new voice making waves around the world. The judges were impressed by the strength and energy of her ideas, and the vibrancy of her theatrical voice. We’re thrilled to be working with her at Belvoir.”
Feaver has been making waves in the theatre world both here and overseas, she won a Judges Award at the 2015 Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting for her play, The Almighty Sometimes, which went on to win ‘Best New Play’ at the 2018 UK Theatre Awards and earned Kendall a nomination for ‘Best Writer’ at The Stage Debut Awards.