Theatre news & info - New writing


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Emerge 2

24 April 2017


A platform that gives four emerging writers, directors and a company of actors the opportunity to collaborate/showcase their work and gain feedback from an industry panel. At the Tristan Bates Theatre on 10 July 2017.


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Adam Morley Sponsor A Playwright Bursary

21 April 2017


From initial submissions of nearly 100 plays, the shortlist for the inaugural Adam Morley Sponsor a Playwright Bursary will be announced in September 2017.


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N16 Presents

10 April 2017


A showcase of new writing, with writers sourced and developed by playwrights Sarah Milton and Ffion Jones, and Artistic Director Scott Ellis. At Theatre N16 on 24 April 2017.


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Young Harts Writing Festival

21 March 2017


An inter-borough new writing festival, which merges the gap between emerging young artists and professional artists, brings a series of ten new short plays to the Lyric Hammersmith on 7-8 April 2017.


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Herstory: Feminist Theatre Festival

31 January 2017


Following the success of its first two editions, Herstory Festival is back at Theatre N16 on 17 and 18 February 2017.


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Sprint 2017

25 January 2017


Flagship annual festival of adventurous new performance from Camden People's Theatre runs from 7 to 26 March 2017.


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28 Plays Later 2017

11 January 2017


Back for its third incarnation, The Space's month-long playwriting challenge is due to commence on 1 February for the duration of the month - you have to write a play every day for 28 days!


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New Songs 4 New Shows

14 November 2016


An opportunity to see star performances of songs from four new musicals, in this one off Gala Concert at the Lyric Theatre on Monday 28 November, produced by musical theatre company The Stable.


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Scratch-22

9 November 2016


SLAM King's Cross launches Scratch-22, a BRAND NEW event for new writing with a fantastic line-up ... and a twist! YOU can get involved by dictating what the actors devise for your entertainment after the interval - November 18, 2016


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The Platform - Anniversary Edition

8 October 2016


Part of the Clapham Fringe 2016, The Bread & Roses Theatre is celebrating its 2nd year anniversary with a special edition of their in-house new writing night - from 1 to 3 November 2016.


Cuckoo Bang's Catch-up

7 October 2016


New writing theatre company Cuckoo Bang invite you to their new, relaxed and informal monthly networking sessions for emerging artists - next upcoming date: Monday 10 October 2016.


The Collective Project

29 September 2016


Festival challenging a collection of actors, writers and directors to closely collaborate to create 8 new 12 minute plays in 12 days; discussing the concepts of team dynamics and group politics.


Vibrant 2016 - A Festival of Finborough Playwrights

26 September 2016


The Finborough Theatre presents its annual celebration of new writing, now in its eighth year, running between 30 October and 17 November 2016.


Call for Submissions - The One Festival 2017

26 September 2016


The Space is seeking proposals for the One Festival. Now in its 5th year, the festival has become an annual highlight at the East London venue. Deadline for proposals is 5pm on Friday 30th September.


Little Pieces Of Gold

23 September 2016


Southwark Playhouse will play host to Little Pieces of Gold's 'Who are we?' production, featuring ten minute plays addressing aspects of the UK's exit from the EU - 16 October 2016.


FRACTURE

23 September 2016


INK Festival 2017

19 September 2016


The Masters - British Theatre Challenge 2016

19 September 2016


Blackshaw's New Writing Night

17 September 2016


From Page to Stage 2016

9 September 2016


The Platform

31 May 2016


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