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Coracle and Alphabetti seeking plays about the Suffragette Movement (paid, Newcastle)

Coracle in association with Alphabetti Theatre are seeking plays for Suffragette: Short plays from today and 100 years ago. The evening will present ew short plays celebrating the victory for women’s votes alongside readings of original Suffrage Plays written by members of the Actresses’ Franchise League. Eligibility:  This call is open to writers of any age …

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Opportunities Weekly Round-up: 6 April 2018

Want to support LPB? Become a member! 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). …

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Dramaturg(e)/Contributors needed for OVERHEARD at RADA Festival 2018 (paid)

OVERHEARD at the RADA Festival 2018 are looking for Dramaturgs. After two sold out scratch shows (The Bunker and The Rosemary Branch), OVERHEARD is returning for the RADA Festival 2018. The play is new writing with a difference in that texts are all verbatim conversations recorded out and about in London (with rules to keep it …

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Hence seeking scripts on ‘Redemption’ for new writing night

Hence is an emerging theatre company specialising in new writing. Hence are looking for 6 scripts for the next Dice Showcase. Dice Showcase is a platform for writers, actors and directors to show their talent. But it comes with a twist. The audience determines the order of the performance by the roll of a dice. …

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ADP Audio seeking submissions of 15 minute audio plays

ADP Audio are seeking new audio drama submissions from anywhere in the country. They are looking for plays of approximately 15 minutes length. ADP Audio is a podcast due to launch later in the year. Script formatting guidelines:   Include a page within the main document that has a character list and synopsis (it can be …

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Manchester ADP seeking short plays

Manchester ADP are seeking new script submissions from anywhere in the country. Manchester ADP produce monthly rehearsed readings of short plays. They are looking for 5 -20 minute plays. They provide feedback to every script submission and a large percentage of submissions go forward for a rehearsed reading. If your script is selected for a …

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Manchester ADP seeking full length scripts

Manchester ADP are seeking new script submissions from anywhere in the country. Following the sell-out success of their Arts Council Funded, first full production at the Lowry and on tour, Manchester ADP are looking for their next script to produce. They provide feedback to every script submission and a large percentage go forward to a rehearsed …

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Opportunities – Pick of the Week: Live Theatre & Northumbria University Writer in Residence 2018-19

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: Live Theatre & Northumbria University Writer in Residence 2018-19 Description: Live Theatre and Northumbria University are partnering …

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New writing night at the Ship and Mitre seeking short plays (Liverpool)

A new writing night will be taking place at the Ship and Mitre in Liverpool on 1 June 2018. Tickets will be £5. They are hosting an evening of new writing to raise funds to take Cathouse Productions to fringe and are looking for ten minute plays. What to submit: No more than ten mins …

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