Each week we look through our pile of writing opportunities to pick out one we think is particularly worth your time. It could be an innovative brief, great prize money, a high-profile company, or just plain fun.
This week’s pick: Papatango New Writing Prize 2023
Description: The 15th Papatango New Writing Prize is now open for entries!
Why is it so great? The UK’s biggest annual playwriting opportunity guarantees feedback for all – an unrivalled
investment in new writers everywhere. It awards its winner £7000, a full production &
royalties in association with London’s Bush Theatre in spring 2024, and publication with
Nick Hern Books. It also gives four shortlisted writers £500 each and a filmed reading,
showcased worldwide on The Playwright’s Laboratory. Find out more and apply here by 5 February!
Source: BBC Writersroom