Kimberley Andrews

Writer and Games Deviser for Newtoy (Paid)

Newtoy are looking for a writer with an interest in games, interactive experiences and theatre for a project that culminates in a new platform and project in Oct 2016. Budget of up to £500 at this stage, and opportunities for follow up projects. Please email cv and examples of previous work to info@newtoy.co.uk Deadline: 31 …

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Hollywood Scribbler Theatre USA Presidential Elections Playwriting Contest

  THE 8 Minute USA PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS PLAYWRITING CONTEST. Can you write an 8 minute play about the USA Presidential Elections before 14th May 2016? Worldwide Submissions Wanted. 8 minute plays and 3 minute monologues Prize: Top ten plays will be performed in the Hollywood Fringe Theatre Festival in June 2016. Submission guidelines: No longer than 8 Minutes. ( Monologues no longer than 3 minutes). Not limited to 2016.Remember …

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Talawa Theatre launches Studio Firsts for black theatre-makers

Studio Firsts is an initiative that invites three Black theatre-makers to create a new piece of work in their Studio. Talawa Theatre Company will work with 3 emerging artists or companies; giving exclusive use of their Studio for one week of research and development in May 2016. Whether you are a director, deviser, sound engineer or …

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Opportunities Weekly Round-up: 18 March 2016

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 grouped into four sections: 1) Pick of the Week & featured posts; 2) Opportunities with Deadlines; 3) Workshops and Events; 4) Ongoing opportunities (no deadline). Want to be sure you never miss …

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HighTide Academy (16-25 year olds)

HighTide produces plays by outstanding new writers, and as part of our HighTide Academy your play could be performed at HighTide Festival 2016. They are inviting twenty five emerging writers to join them for two days of development at their central London offices with HighTide Literary Associate Stephanie Street and Artistic Director Steven Atkinson. In …

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Jo Smith Productions open for submissions

Jo Smith Productions is a theatre company dedicated to providing a springboard for undiscovered theatre. Jo Smith is a self-published playwright and actress and understands how difficult it can be to get your work out there without the backing of an agent or publisher…and so Jo Smith Productions was born. “Open all year round for …

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Opportunities: Our Pick of the Week – University of Wolverhampton accepting proposals for POP Drama

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: University of Wolverhampton accepting proposals for POP Drama Description: The University of Wolverhampton are now accepting your proposals for the Creative Europe Playwriting …

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The Berry Theatre (Hampshire) accepting applications for Write Now development programme

The Berry Theatre is seeking applications for their Write Now programme. The programme aims to support the creative practice and strategic development of writers who work across all mediums of trans-media storytelling, who are keen to make a step change and progress their careers to the next stage, working with them to develop their ideas and …

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The Conservation Volunteers seeking writer in residence (West Midlands, paid)

The Conservation Volunteers are looking for a writer in residence for their Gardeners World Live Show Garden to meet and talk with visitors with a view to an improvised performance across the weekend of 17th June. The successful applicant will have a strong portfolio of work and a proven track record of working to a …

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Writer in Residence for Milton Keynes Art Project (paid)

Milton Keynes Council is inviting expressions of interest for a writer in residence to support the animation of its public art collection. The project will see a number of Central Milton Keynes public art pieces interpreted through, what’s commonly known as, speaking sculptures. The writer in residence will support them by creating the stories either fiction or non-fiction, for several …

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