Day: July 4, 2019

Opportunities – Pick of the Week: Angry Bear seeking short plays for charity scratch night at the Royal Court

Each week we look through our pile of writing opportunities to pick out one we think is particularly worth your time. It could be an innovative brief, great prize money, a high-profile company, or just plain fun. This week’s pick: Angry Bear seeking short plays for charity scratch night at the Royal Court Description: Angry …

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Angry Bear seeking short plays for charity scratch night at the Royal Court

Angry Bear Scratches for… A night of new writing presented at the Royal Court Theatre on the 27th September, in aid of a well-known charity to be announced once submissions close. What they are looking for:  short plays (10 mins max, cast of 2, min tech requirements) More details can be found on their website. Deadline: …

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Play Submissions Helper: 28 Opportunities with July deadlines

Play Submissions Helper have published their monthly roundup of opportunities, featuring those with deadlines July 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 July 2019 …

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Curtis Brown First Novel Prize

As part of its 120th birthday celebrations, Curtis Brown – in partnership with Curtis Brown Creative – has launched the inaugural Curtis Brown First Novel Prize, Their mission to find the exciting new voices of the future. Tracy Chevalier, bestselling author of Girl with a Pearl Earring and A Single Thread, will chair the judging panel formed of Curtis Brown …

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