THE LOWRY: Callout for performance and visual artists to join 2022-2024 programme

The Lowry is delighted to launch a callout for independent artists, collectives or companies based in the North of England (North West, Yorkshire and North East) to join The Lowry’s 2022-24 Developed With programme, which will take place over a 12-18 month period from October 2022. This opportunity is aimed at early to mid-career artists …

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Harper Collins- Author Academy Admissions

Writers and budding authors can apply for one of the Academy’s limited 45 places in September 2022 split into three live teaching streams as shown below: Fifteen places in the Writing Fiction Course, which runs every Thursday, 10.00 – 12.00 Fifteen places in the Writing Nonfiction Course, which runs every Thursday, 13.00 – 15.00 Fifteen places in the Writing …

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Scribe Lounge Labs 2022

Scribe Lounge UK, the free online community platform for UK screenwriters, is holding an online screenwriting festival from Monday 5th September to Friday 16th September 2022 featuring sessions from established screenwriters and Industry professional. The BBC’s Head of New Writing, Jessica Loveland is part of the line up.  Join her on Thursday 15th September at 8pm to hear more …

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Pitch Perfect

Do you have a brilliant idea for TV or Radio? Want to gain training from TV & Radio experts? Artists, creatives, theatre-makers and cultural organisations based in the West Midlands are invited to submit an idea for a TV or radio project and join the ‘Pitch Perfect’ training and development scheme. The scheme offers access …

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LifeBox Theatre – StageWrite

StageWrite is Bedford’s only New Writing Festival and they are currently receiving submissions for our next StageWrite Festival, taking place in Bedford in September 2022. The festival is aimed at new and emerging playwrights who would like the opportunity to see their work realised in front of a live audience and engage in a Q&A with …

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Bright Little Labs – Ventures

Ventures Creator Programme is an accelerator for creators to develop early-stage concepts with Bright Little Labs who are looking to work with fresh creative talent to develop new and existing children’s IP into TV shows and more. Their focus is on inclusive role models and learning-inspired adventures for children aged 2-11, and they’re particularly excited to …

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BBC Young Reporter – BBC Three Red Rose Premiere Screening and Masterclass

Join Radio 1 presenter Katie Thistleton and the Young Reporter Team, for an exclusive Premiere of new BBC Three original horror series Red Rose, written by the Clarkson twins – Michael and Paul (See, The Haunting Of Bly Manor) and co-produced by Eleven (Sex Education, The Enfield Haunting). Set and filmed in Bolton, Red Rose is …

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Proud Haddock: Getting Your Play Commissioned: Workshop with Finborough Theatre Literary Manager Sue Healy

  If you are a playwright and you would like to know how to get your play successfully commissioned by a theatre, then join our intimate workshop with Sue Healy, Literary Manager at the Finborough Theatre. In this 90 minute workshop you will learn all the do’s and don’ts on how best to get your …

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Itchy Feet Productions accepting submissions for12months 12stories

Calling all writers! Itchy Feet Productions is looking for max 10mins (no minimum) monologues, scenes, poetry/spoken word, even songs, for their current project, 12months 12stories! Must be all your own original work. https://www.instagram.com/itchy_feet_productions/ / you can hear all their latest episodes here: https://www.buzzsprout.com/1876780 no fee to enter, and unfortunately is unpaid, a passion project, but if you’d like …

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Extract from The Playwright’s Journey by Jemma Kennedy: What playwrights can learn from working with actors

We’re really excited to share an extract from the exciting new playwriting book by Jemma Kennedy, The Playwright’s Journey: From First Spark to First Night. In this extract, Jemma shares her thoughts on what playwrights can learn from working with actors. The book is available to buy now from Nick Hern Books (scroll down for …

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