The People’s Play Award: A Playwriting Competition for Northern Writers

This Award is for playwrights from the North of England who are yet to have a play performed professionally.  Past winners include Peter Straughan (BAFTA & Oscar-winner for ‘Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy’), Carina Rodney (Audible, BBC Radio 4, Live Theatre) and Alison Carr (National Theatre, Finalist: Women’s Prize for Playwriting, BBC Radio 4).

One winning script will be chosen for a five-night production by us in the People’s Theatre Studio in June 2023, and the writer will receive a cash prize of £1,000.

Find out more here.

Deadline: 30 September 2022

Source: Write A Play

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