Month: April 2019

Victor Esses CALL OUT: We’re Here!an evening of LGBTQI+ performances​

Victor Esses  are looking for performers, theatre makers, game masters, live artists, poets, spoken word artists, dancers, musicians and activists to submit proposals for short pieces of work, work in progress, extracts of longer work, up to 20 minutes long that challenges usual representation of LGBTQI+ people. This event, which will take place at Battersea …

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Play Submissions Helper: 25 Opportunities with May deadlines

Play Submissions Helper have published their monthly roundup of opportunities, featuring those with deadlines May 2019. As usual, we’ve already picked and posted the ones we’ve found most relevant (most of these are based in the US), but you can click through to peruse the whole list of playwriting opportunities. Deadline: various throughout May 2019 Source: …

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Little Wonder Radio Plays accepting submissions

Little Wonder Radio Plays are an anglophone full cast audio drama production company based in Paris. Little Wonder is an Artist’s Collective, a group of professionally trained writers, actors, director, musicians, editors and artists who, amongst other things, come together to produce twice monthly radio plays.  Their plays are free to listen to and download from iTunes. It is an …

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BBC Introducing Radio 4 Comedy Award

The BBC Introducing Radio 4 Comedy Award is a talent search organised by BBC Studios Comedy to find the next generation of comedy (including stand-up, sketch, musical and character comedy) stars. Who can apply: entry is open to UK residents aged 18 or over as at 17th April 2019. To enter you need to complete an application …

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Arts Ed Original Screenplay project accepting applications

Writers are invited to submit their scripts for the fifth season of the ArtsEd Original Screenplay Project their open submission system for receiving BA Acting Screenplays. Each year, ArtsEd holds open submissions for original screenplays to be performed by graduating BA Actors, and they are delighted to invite writers to submit their scripts for the fifth season! Launched in …

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LPW: The Submissions Checklist – live now!

The latest instalment of our members’ content is our online course, The Submissions Checklist, and it’s now live.  (If you’re not a member yet, sign up here for the price of a coffee!) About the Course: so you’ve finished your play and plan to submit it to a theatre, a producer or a playwriting competition. …

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Sci-Fi Theatre Network hosting London meeting on 11 May

Sci-Fi Theatre Network – London, May 11 Meeting Following the 2nd Talos: The Science Fiction Theatre Festival of London in 2018, and the launch of the Science Fiction Theatre Research Lab, our theatre company Cyborphic resumes its sci-fi theatre meetings in 2019. “Our Sci-Fi Theatre Networking events resume in 2019, first meeting in May 11th …

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Kevin Elyot Award for Writer-in-Residence – call for submissions 2019

Applications are now open for the University of Bristol Theatre Collection 2019 Kevin Elyot Award – created in memory of the acclaimed actor and writer. The Kevin Elyot Award is an annual award of £3,000 given to support a writer-in-residence at the University of Bristol Theatre Collection. It is made in memory of Kevin Elyot …

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