Call out for short pieces of new writing for Women’s Night

Calling all women writers for Women’s Night. They are looking for 4 pieces of new writing. It can be new scripts, monologues, extracts of longer pieces, duologues, etc. This is a paid opportunity that will be a part of the Actor Awareness partnership with Spotlight, taking part in their studios in the heart of the West End & Leicester Square. The rules are as follows;

  • The story can be about anything as long as the piece is written & directed by a woman.
  • Applicants can be any age, ethnicity, sexuality, etc. There are no restrictions.
  • The piece can be no longer than 15 mins.
  • Maximum 3 actors per show, plus the writer/ director, so 4 members in total for each group.

They always have an industry panel giving feedback. Previously the judges have been award winning writers such as Anna Jordan & Jon Brittain; casting directors such as Heather Basten, Suzanne Smith & Daniel Edwards; agents such as BWH Cole Kitchen, Simon & How; and amazing companies like Les Enfants. The date of the show will be April 20th 2020.

How to apply?
Send all submissions to for your entry. Please only attach your script, your name and a short synopsis of the piece. Please do not attach a CV as they like blind casting.


Deadline: Midnight, 22nd March 2020.

Source: PLAYWRITING UK Facebook

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