Month: December 2014

Ovalhouse Drama Company seeking writer to write for 18-25 year olds (paid)

[***Note:  Ovalhouse currently has two similar postings open to submissions.  To see the posting for the 13-18 year old group, click here.] Ovalhouse Drama Company group are looking for a writer to participate in an open and collaborative writing process for their next project January – April 2015. Drama Company was established five years ago in association …

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Ovalhouse Drama Company seeking writer for Truth About Youth to write for 13-18 year olds (paid)

[***Note:  Ovalhouse currently has two similar postings open to submissions.  To see the posting for the 18-25 year old group, click here.] Oval House 13-18s Drama group are looking for a writer to participate in an open and collaborative writing process for their next project January-March 2015. The theme of the piece, titled ‘Who Decides?’ …

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Putney Arts Theatre seeking plays on ‘Crime and Punishment’ (£20 fee to join club if selected)

The Putney Arts Theatre New Writing Team is looking for fully formed pieces of drama relating to the theme ‘Crime and Punishment’ for our new writing production in October 2015. What to submit:  Plays can be any genre (comedy, love story, ghost story, social or historical drama, musical etc.) as long as they relate to the …

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Festival of Dramaturgy on the Crisis PIIGS (Barcelona)

perpetuummobile and Nau Ivanow (Barcelona) have put a call out for the II Festival of Dramaturgy on the crisis PIIGS. The goal of the festival is to propose the creation of five plays to five authors, born or resident in the countries members of the European Union. The subject of the plays will be the …

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Blackwell House seeking class-style radio plays (15-45 min)

Backwell Playhouse will be presenting classic-style radio plays in 2015, which will be released as free podcasts shortly after recording. They are looking for plays that can be recorded in a radio style, with the ability to tell a story without visuals. The plays will be recorded in front of a live studio audience – with the …

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Opportunities Weekly Round-up: 26 December 2014

Our weekly Friday round-up of opportunities listed on the blog that haven’t yet reached their closing date (listed in order of closing date). Opportunities are now grouped into three sections: 1) Opportunities with Deadlines; 2) Ongoing opportunities (no deadline); and 3) Workshops and Events. Opportunities with deadlines: Lost Theatre seeking plays for 5 Minute Festival …

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Submissions Open For Blue Elephant Theatre 2015 Playwriting Competition

As part of its commitment to supporting emerging practitioners, the Blue Elephant announces that it is now receiving entries to its 2015 Playwriting Competition. What you get:  The Blue Elephant will mount rehearsed readings of the winning entries this summer. What to submit:  We are seeking new plays which have not been performed before. We …

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Writers are invited to submit plays for the 2015 Arundel Festival Theatre Trail (£250 prize)

The Arundel Festival Theatre Trail, conceived and presented by Drip Action Theatre Company, is now in its fifteenth year. It performs at the end of August, on each of the Festival’s eight days, eight short plays at eight different venues all over Arundel – this year, for example a community hall, a restaurant, a football club and Arundel …

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Story Friday with A Word In Your Ear (Bath) – Theme: Quilt of Stories

Story Fridays in March is on 13th March and the theme is Quilt of Stories.  Deadline for submissions is Monday 2nd March. They are looking for writer-performers for each event.  Any story or monologue – fictional or factual – will be considered.  They are looking for a wide variety of stories for the evening.  They do not …

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Ghost Dog productions seeking 10min plays for Playground – Theme: Survival

Ghost Dog Productions runs a regular new writing showcase called Playground. Once again they’re on the lookout for submissions of 10min plays based around various themes. Our next show dates and themes are: 23rd & 24th March – MIND GAMES 20th -22nd April – SURVIVAL Deadlines are: MARCH – 19/01/15 APRIL – 16/02/15 What to submit:  Please make sure …

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