The Daniel Owen Writing Competition (11-25 years old, Wales)

Theatre Clwyd is open for applications to the Daniel Owen Writing Competition. A shortlist of chosen works will be performed at the awards night of the Daniel Owen festival by professional actors. The winning writer will receive a cash prize and an award.

To mark 100 years since the birth of Roald Dahl, this year’s theme is “The Unexpected – A Twist in the Tale”.

Eligibility : 11-25 years old. No geographic restrictions are listed, but please not the award event takes place in Wales.

What to submit: Poems, short stories and 5-10 minutes plays in English or Welsh are all accepted.

How to Apply: Applicants attach a completed application form and their writing to

Deadline: 3 October 2016

Source: @Playwrititng_UK

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