They are looking for 5-15 mins of new writing that is considered by the writer to be still in development. They match writers with directors and help with casting. Each piece will then be rehearsed to performance standard and will be performed on July the 13th at The Peckham Pelican.
Our events consistently attract audiences of over 150. Past Etch scratch night audiences have included creative staff from The RSC, The Royal Court and The Young Vic. Past Etch scratch night creatives have included talent such as actor Mike Noble, director Debbie Hannan and Writer Oliver Emanuel to name a few.
Squint Theatre Company Artistic director Andrew Whyment calls Etch “a furnace for new writing”
While Off West End nominated Stuart Slade says “Etch is pretty much the most inspiring, dynamic and relevant theatre project in London today”
How to apply: Send 5-15 mins of writing to firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline: midnight June 19th 2015.
For more information on Etch Theatre Company check outwww.etchtheatre.com
Source: Etch Theatre Company