Day: August 12, 2019

Scrap night for creative artistes from all genres

Scrap night is a brand new event in October, giving writers, singers, musicians, playwrights, poets, rappers, new and existing artistes the opportunity to showcase their material before a paying audience and industry professionals.  How to apply? If you are interested in participating in the Scrap night, please email Nicole Brown (Nicolebrown1994@hotmail.co.uk) with a short description …

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Playhouse Playmaker: attachment scheme from Oxford Playhouse

Playhouse Playmaker is the Oxford Playhouse writers attachment programme for new and emerging playwrights led by award-winning writer and director John Retallack. https://www.oxfordplayhouse.com/get-involved/adults/playhouse-playmaker/ Each year they select up to 6 writers who meet once a month between January and October. These sessions are used to work on writing techniques, with individual mentoring and feedback on scripts. This programme …

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The Lancaster Playwriting Prize (writers over 55)

The Lancaster Playwriting Prize is an initiative arising out of the cultural partnership between Lancaster University and The Dukes Theatre, Lancaster; it is supported by Lucy Briers. The Prize aims to discover new voices from a diverse range of backgrounds; each year, it has different entry criteria in order to reach underserved playwrights. For 2019, …

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