Anchuli Felicia King

Shakespeare's New Contemporaries Playwright

Anchuli Felicia King is a multidisciplinary artist of Thai-Australian descent who works primarily in live theater. Her areas of interest include VFX and projection design, interactive technologies, music production, technodramaturgy, and writing for performance.

As a playwright, Felicia is interested in linguistic hybrids, digital cultures, and issues of global urgency. She is a member of EST’s Youngblood Group, Ars Nova’s Play Group, and Roundabout Theater’s Space Jam Program. Her first full-length play “White Pearl” will receive its world premiere on the Royal Court mainstage in 2019.

Currently based in New York, Felicia has worked with a wide range of companies and institutions, including Punchdrunk, PlayCo, 3LD Arts & Technology Center, Roundabout Theater, 59E59, Ars Nova, the Obie Awards, The Builders Association, Ensemble Studio Theater, NYTW, and Red Bull Theater.

She continues to work globally, with companies such as The Royal Court & Yellow Earth Theatre (London), Playwriting Australia, Sydney Theatre Company & Belvoir Theatre (Sydney), Melbourne Theatre Company (Melbourne), House of North (Berlin), and SHIFT Festival (Shanghai). With South African director Kim Kerfoot, she is the co-founder of experimental theater collective NPG.