Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival seeking 15 minute plays

Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival have launched their 2014 playwriting competition. They are looking for 15 minute plays with no more than 5 characters, in any genre. There will be two categories in this competition: under 17’s/ over 17’s.

Prizes: The winners of each age group of the competition will receive:

  • £50 cash prize.
  • An enactment of the play on Crescent Radio by performers agreed by the winners and the Rochdale Co-operative Members Group.
  • An enactment of the play at Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival 2014 by performers agreed by the winners and the Rochdale Co-operative Members Group.
  • A free All Across the Arts package of electronic and print media to publicise the winning entry.
  • V.I.P. invitation to the Annual 1844 Celebration of Co-operation in December 2014.

How to apply:  Applications are made via an online form on their website.

Deadline: 1 September 2014

Source: @Playwriting_UK

2 thoughts on “Rochdale Literature & Ideas Festival seeking 15 minute plays”

    1. Thanks for your comment, Wayne Paul! Just added a link to the submission info so hopefully that should clear up any questions.

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