Fly on the Wall: 24 Hour Play Challenge

London theatre news: Tuesday 30 June 2020

New writing - Online

Be a 'Fly on the Wall' and witness scenes that would only take place behind closed doors in Plays Rough London's new-writing night - online 12 July.
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Fly On The Wall will be presented by Plays Rough London via Zoom on 12 July 2020.

As the title implies, you'll be able to witness scenes that would only take place behind closed doors.

But the concept also involves a challenge - to debut four plays in four different homes - all within a very limited time period.

Writers will be given a location, actors and an object as stimulus for a play, but only 1 day before showtime, giving just 24 hours for the plays to be written and staged.

The directors will work via Zoom with their actors who will all be from the same social bubble, enabling the performance to be a live theatrical experience.

The production is free to watch but you'll need to register here.

About the company

Plays Rough London have been supporting emerging artists since 2016 through a variety of new-writing events.

From outdoor site-specific shows, to plays for a blindfolded audience.

They believe to be creative you need to play, so they provide an environment where artists can experiment and take risks.

Their aim is to facilitate personal creative growth and the development of projects.

Over their last 13 events they have produced 65 plays, some of which have been developed into full-length shows and performed around the globe.


Company​​​ - Plays Rough London

Producer​​​ - Caroline Buckley

Associate Producer​​ - Matthew Jameson




12 July 2020 - 7-30pm


Free - register here


Plays Rough London - website

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