Kendall Feaver

Plays by Kendall Feaver

The Almighty Sometimes  

Faber and Faber
Type: Text

Diagnosed with a severe mental illness as a child, Anna was prescribed a cocktail of pills. Now a young adult, she’s wondering how life might feel without them. But as she tries to move beyond the labels that have defined her, her mother feels compelled to intervene – threatening the fragile balance they have both fought so hard to maintain.

Winner of a Judges Award at the 2015 Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting, Kendall Feaver’s The Almighty Sometimes premiered at the Royal Exchange, Manchester, in February 2018. The play received the the UK Theatre Award for Best New Play at 2018.

Kendall Feaver won the Judges Award at the 2015 Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting for her play The Almighty Sometimes. Kendall graduated with a Master’s in Writing for Performance from Goldsmiths, University of London, supported by an Ian Potter Cultural Trust Award. She has been on attachment at the National Theatre Studio, developing an original musical as part of the National Theatre’s Musical Theatre Group. The Almighty Sometimes is Kendall's first professional production.