The Paul Darby Prize is now open for submissions with the aim of encouraging new stage plays and emerging writers. The winner will receive a prize of £1000, together with a staging of their play at the Questors Theatre in Ealing which is renowned for its’ association with new writing as well as extensive work with the RSC . Four short-listed finalists will also have the opportunity to be involved in rehearsed readings of their plays at the Questors Theatre.
- Submit two copies of your script (which should be typed, double-spaced, and printed on one side of A4 paper only).
- Do not write your name anywhere on your script – each page should include the title of the play and the page number.
- Enclose your entry fee of £5 by cheque payable to Mrs S Darby.
- Enclose one completed entry sheet with your entry and fully read the terms and conditions, both of which can be found on the website.
Deadline: 28 February 2014 (entries received after this date will not be considered, but the entry fee will not be taken).