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15 May 2020

19 of the UK's most exciting playwrights have written a series of short pieces for the nation - for anyone to read and record a performance!

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Women playwrights at Hedda House

15 May 2020

Alexa from Hedda House explains why she set-up a website for everyone to find brilliant, noteworthy, inspiring or just plain kick ass women playwrights.

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Writing Revolutionary Plays

25 September 2018

Bloomsbury Institute presents an evening on writing for the stage that challenges the status quo and debates the form of a play itself with leading playwrights - ideal for theatre-goers, storytellers and playwrights - 9 October 2018 ...

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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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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.

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Half of Me - A Scratch Night

1 July 2016

Part of London Writers' Week, this scratch night presents a selection of pieces inspired by the experiences of people born by assisted reproductive technologies (ARTs) - at the Platform Theatre on 8 July 2016.

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