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Some upcoming competitions

Here are some upcoming competitions and opportunities.  The Bruntwood Prize 2015. The Bruntwood Prize is the biggest national competition for playwriting. It is the search for great new plays and great writers. All entries for the Bruntwood Prize are made online through … Continue reading

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Fictionalising Fact: developing a play based on real stories

First blog in a series by Sam Hall, about the process of developing a play. Continue reading

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News: 17Percent founder’s success in Medway Culture and Design awards

17Percent founder Sam’s Medway writing collective highly commended. Continue reading

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‘It’s time to hear both sides, to hear all voices, to build a culture where stories are told by both men and women.’

Link to Theresa Rebeck’s keynote speech. Continue reading

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D+D Women in Theatre – Do we want a bigger slice of the pie?

A bigger slice of the pie. Continue reading

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Free acting and playwriting workshops on 11 September in Maidstone

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2 fab opportunities!

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Can you write a play on Twitter?

Some people have started using Twitter creatively to write a novel, micro-fiction or poetry or give writing advice – I wonder if you can use it to write a play. Maybe you’d need to do it collaboratively with a group of characters – … Continue reading

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Everyone has the right – plays about human rights issues

Details of new script report service. Continue reading

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Lost in translation

On how words can change in the actors’ mouths. Continue reading

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