Action Transport Theatre are looking for young people (13-17) for an international writing programme

Action Transport Theatre with Canada’s Young People’s Theatre (YPT), and Australia’s Ryde Youth Theatre have partnered on Three Up, an international programme for young writers aged 13-17.

Action Transport Theatre are looking for FOUR young people with a passion for writing and interest in building their skills to be part of this two month international collaboration. The Three Up program provides the opportunity for young people to reach beyond their own borders to build a community with young writers from Canada and Australia while working with professional local and international playwrights and facilitators. It is a fun way to write and make friends with similar interests.


  • Are between the ages of 13 -17
  • Have experience with and interest in creative writing (plays, poems, short stories, etc.)
  • Have an interest in international creative collaboration
  • Are able to commit to attend eight in-person sessions at ATT (More details on their website)
  • Are able to commit a minimum of one hour a week to independent writing and/or correspondence with international writing partners and
  • Have access to the internet, a personal e-mail address and permission to use a Facebook account to access their closed Facebook group

To apply complete and submit the application form on their website along with a writing sample. For full details and to apply visit the Action Transport Theatre website

Deadline: Friday 28th February 2020

Source: BBC Writers Room

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