LOCALS Chris Woe Sweatshop Group Portrait 2016.

THE LOCALS

SWEATSHOP IN RESIDENCE

The Locals is UTP’s continued commitment to investing in emerging artists from Western Sydney. In 2017, UTP is partnering with Sweatshop Literacy Movement to commission up to 6 emerging writers from Western Sydney as part of The Locals UTP’s new Western Sydney residency program. The writers will work alongside UTP’s Artistic Director Rosie Dennis and Sweatshop Director Mohammed Ahmad to develop short works for either stage or digital broadcast.