Patricia Cornelius is a founding member of Melbourne Workers Theatre. She is a playwright and novelist. She has written over 25 plays. She is a recipient of a Fellowship from the Theatre Board of the Australia Council, the 2003 Wal Cherry award, the 2006 Patrick White Playwright’s award, the 2009 Richard Wherrett Prize and numerous awgies.
Plays: In the Club Big Heart, The Gap Uprising Savages, The Berry Man, Slut, The Call, Do not go gentle…, Boy Overboard, Cunning, Love, Fever, Who’s Afraid of the Working Class? Platform, Hogs Hairs and Leeches, Good, Little City, Lilly and May, Jack’s Daughters, Max, Dusting Our Knees, The Aftermath, Last Drinks, No Fear, Taxi, Electric, Opa- a Sexual Odyssey, Home of a Stranger, Witch, Somewhere Else, On the Brink, You Still Here and The Flying Emu.