Laneikka Denne

Laneikka is an Australian actor and playwright based in Sydney. Recently, she filmed a new New Zealand television pilot and is touring the show ‘Follow Me Home’ with Australian Theatre For Young People’s next year. She was the first under 18 recipient of the full-time Meisner Scholarship to The Actors Pulse and was awarded the Ann McDonald Scholarship twice to attend the McDonald College for Acting. Laneikka’s writing was selected to be part of ATYP’s international Three Up Writer’s Program (in collaboration with Action Transport Theatre UK and Toronto Young People’s Theatre) for young playwrights and she has received a Q Lab grant to develop a new work for 2020. Her debut full-length play Dead Skin was awarded the Flinders University State Theatre Company (SA) Young Playwright’s Award for 2019. She will be acting in her work Dead Skin which will be performed and directed by Kim Hardwick as part of the KXT 2020 main-stage season in Kings Cross next year. Her most recent theatre credits include Nothing to fear (The Old 505), Follow Me Home (ATYP), Bathory Begins (ATYP), How to Change the World and Make Bank Doing It, Queenslander (Chippen St Theatre) and Jackal (The Old 505)

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