StageWrite accepting submissions for Bedford’s new writing festival

StageWrite is Bedford’s only New Writing Festival and they are currently receiving submissions for their next StageWrite Festival, taking place in Bedford in March 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 the audience, director and writers. Previous plays have gone on to full production at Bedfringe and Reading Fringe Festival. StageWrite is free to enter and is run on a voluntary basis by LifeBox Theatre Ltd and No Loss Productions in conjunction with The Place Bedford.

Submission Brief:

* Scripts should be between 30 and 60 minutes in length

* Plays should require no more than 6 actors to perform

* There is no age limit and they particularly welcome submissions from the BAME and LGBTQIA+ communities

* 2 plays will be selected to be performed at the festival

How to apply

Full details are available by visiting the submissions page.

Submissions window is open now and will remain open until Friday 14th January 2022.

Deadline: 14 January 2022

Source: BBC Writersroom

1 thought on “StageWrite accepting submissions for Bedford’s new writing festival”

  1. I have made an application but despite several attempts at submission all were rejected.. May I submit via my own application letter? My email address is:


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