Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival have launched their 2014 playwriting competition. They are looking for 15 minute plays with no more than 5 characters, in any genre. There will be two categories in this competition: under 17’s/ over 17’s.
Prizes: The winners of each age group of the competition will receive:
- £50 cash prize.
- An enactment of the play on Crescent Radio by performers agreed by the winners and the Rochdale Co-operative Members Group.
- An enactment of the play at Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival 2014 by performers agreed by the winners and the Rochdale Co-operative Members Group.
- A free All Across the Arts package of electronic and print media to publicise the winning entry.
- V.I.P. invitation to the Annual 1844 Celebration of Co-operation in December 2014.
How to apply: Applications are made via an online form on their website.
Deadline: 1 September 2014