The Windsor Fringe Kenneth Branagh International Award for New Drama Writing invites scripts from amateur playwrights for this competition, now in its 20th year, sponsored by Sir Kenneth Branagh.
- Only amateur playwrights are eligible and only one script per author will be accepted.
- Each script must be an original work and not previously published or performed.
- Each play to be up to 30 minutes in length.
- Each play to have a cast of no more than 6 actors.
- Each play must be suitable for staging in a studio theatre.
Three winning scripts will be selected for fully staged performances during the Windsor Fringe Festival in October 2024. One of the three scripts will be chosen as the overall winner and awarded the £500 prize. The plays will be judged purely on the writing before they are staged.
BBC Writers entry coupon is BBC@2024
Deadline: Friday 15th March 2024
Source: BBC Writers