Jerwood New Playwrights Programme to Relaunch in 2020 with New Focus on Writer Development Opportunities for Emerging Playwrights

Jerwood Arts announced today over £1 million of funding over the course of the next two years to support 19 specialist programmes across the arts and cultural sector that will support early career artists, curators, and producers working in literature, music, performing, visual and contemporary arts through to 2021.

This includes the Jerwood New Playwrights scheme with the Royal Court Theatre, which has evolved its 25-year strong programme to offer a full commission to six emerging writers and create funding to support a pool of writers at an early stage of developing their writing practice.

Read more here. 

Deadline: not applicable 

Source: @Playwriting_UK

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