Kimberley Andrews

Opportunities weekly round-up: 15 August 2014

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). Growing Stage seeking plays for young audiences for 4th Annual New Play-Reading Festival (New Jersey, USA) – Deadline: 15 August 2014 London Horror Festival seeking radio drama submissions for Stage Fright Radio Horror Competition …

Opportunities weekly round-up: 15 August 2014 Read More »

Words and Women seeking submissions about the East of England

Words and Women is launching ‘About,’ an exciting new writing commission to create 4 texts for performance and the page.  The Arts Council funded project will help develop work which explores the life of women and their relationship to place within the East of England. The commission means 4 women writers, selected through an open competition, …

Words and Women seeking submissions about the East of England Read More »

IdeasTap Editors Brief: accepting submissions on ‘Road Trip’ theme

IdeasTap have launched their latest Editor’s Brief which as usual, is open to all ages and disciplines. There will be first (£250), second (£100) and third (£50) prizes in each category (audio/video, writing and visual art/photographs. The  Brief: It’s a warm summer’s morning. Your green 1966 Ford Thunderbird convertible is purring on the drive, and …

IdeasTap Editors Brief: accepting submissions on ‘Road Trip’ theme Read More »

How to produce your own work – Part 2: Finding a venue

Kimberley Andrews continues her quest to bring her own writing to the stage, sharing her top tips along the way. In the second post of the series, she looks at venues: how to find them, what to expect from them and when to run away screaming. In my case, finding a venue required looking no …

How to produce your own work – Part 2: Finding a venue Read More »

Opportunities weekly round-up: 11 July 2014

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). The Peckham Pelicam seeking playwrights for ‘Etch’ Scratch Night – Deadline: 11 July 2014 The Ashton Group seeking new play to tour the North West (under 25′s only) – Deadline: 11 July 2014 Pentabus …

Opportunities weekly round-up: 11 July 2014 Read More »

Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival seeking 15 minute plays

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 …

Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival seeking 15 minute plays Read More »

Tutti Frutti seeking children’s theatre writer for BBC Performing Arts Fellowship

As part of the BBC Performing Arts Fellowship, tutti frutti is seeking an individual who has shown dedication towards a career in theatre for children and who demonstrates potential  to take the next step towards a professional career as a playwright for children’s theatre.  tutti frutti is a national and international touring theatre company, funded …

Tutti Frutti seeking children’s theatre writer for BBC Performing Arts Fellowship Read More »

Guildhall School seeking writer in residence for MA Opera Making and Writing (paid)

  The Guildhall School of Music & Drama is looking for a Writer in Residence to manage and deliver the teaching, assessment and recruitment of writing students on the Guildhall School’s new MA in Opera Making and Writing, in partnership with the Head of Composition. The successful post-holder will also develop and grow a new …

Guildhall School seeking writer in residence for MA Opera Making and Writing (paid) Read More »

Criterion new writing programme open for submissions

CRITERION New Writing is a ground-breaking education program offered by The Criterion Theatre Trust – a series of script development workshops taking place on stage at the Cri. It is free to apply and take part. The first set of workshops will begin in September 2014. For a new playwright, the stages of professional theatres …

Criterion new writing programme open for submissions Read More »