Lily Hensby

Lily Hensby

Lily Hensby is a Wollongong/Sydney based actor, writer and director. Her work includes STALLS (ArtsLab, 2020), Pretty Fly for a Dead Guy (Shopfront, 2019), Central Plaza (UOW, 2019), D.O.A (UOW, 2019) & as a director The Magnificent, Terrible Hottie Avery by Tasnim Hossain (Shopfront, 2018). She has performed in Tom William Mitchell by Mark Rogers (MerrigongX, 2018) and Organs! by Nicole Pingon (Shopfront, 2018). In 2019, she was one of 14 writers selected nationally to participate in Writing Place SA for ATYP and Carclew SA. Pretty Fly for a Dead Guy is published with AustralianPlays.org and her monologue This is Yours is published in This Was Urgent Yesterday by Currency Press. Currently, she is writing a new play for Sydney Fringe festival as part of their 2020/2021 Art in Isolation residency. She holds an honours degree from the University of Wollongong in theatre/film directing and writing.