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: The 2022 Papatango New Writing Prize
Description: The 2022 Papatango New Writing Prize runs from 13 Dec – 30 Jan. Submissions are free and anonymously assessed, one winner gets a month-long production in London plus publication, £7000 & royalties. Four shortlisted writers receive £500 each and filmed readings, showcased to theatres worldwide. Feedback is available for all writers.
Why is it so great? You might already know that the Papatango New Writing Prize is one of the most significant playwriting competitions in the UK and has produced some amazing new writing over the years. This year’s prize does not disappoint and the winner gets a fantastic award including a professional production and £7000! In their words, all you need is a story – so what are you waiting for?!
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