The competition is open to people living in Suffolk and Norfolk and adjacent parts of Cambridge and Essex and sponsored by Alex Worrall, Chairman of Black Hangar Studios (Born to be Blue) and Groove ME and Roger Quince, former Chairman of the Cambridge Music Festival.
The competition is open to all ages. There are two categories: young adult (16-24 ) and adult ( 25 and over) we will be offering workshop development for short listed plays, and performance at the Theatre Royal as well as a cash prize for the winning plays in each category.
Theatre Royal Writers, Bury St Edmunds
Anglian Voices Playwriting Competition 2017
Could you write a stage play inspired by the word
Length: 60 minutes maximum No more than 4 actors Minimal Staging
Young adult: 16-24 years inclusive
Adult: 25 years and over
Lives in one of following post codes IP, CB, CO and NR
The closing date for the receipt of draft scripts is
Midnight, Tuesday, 28 February 2017.
Three shortlisted plays in each age category will receive a half day script development workshop run by a professional theatre practitioner.
The winning writer in each age category will receive £300.00.
Winning plays will be performed at Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds on Friday 23 June 2017
Organised by the Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds and Theatre Royal Writers
Download submission form and details here: