19 posts about Events on this blog
Friday 23 March 2012, 16:27
Kate Rowland, Creative Director, New Writing and Head of BBC writersroom, Gives an update about the fantastic opportunites that have kept the writersroom team busy over the last few weeks.
Tuesday 6 July 2010, 12:27
TV Drama - The Writers' Festival, created and organised by the BBC writersroom for writers with a successful broadcast credit or commission, has successfully come and gone.
More than 240 professional writers descended upon the Leeds College of Music for two days to listen to the likes of Stephen Butchard...
Friday 18 June 2010, 12:43
We have now reached capacity for applications for the TV Writers Festival - so any writers applying between now and Monday will go on a waiting list for spaces. The deadline for receipt of cheques is next week so if you want to keep hold of your place you need to send that cheque! We will contact all...
Tuesday 15 June 2010, 18:10
Applicants must have a broadcast credit or commission. Please make sure that you tell us about your work when you apply.
The closing date for applications is 12...
Monday 11 January 2010, 14:35
Writersroom, BBC Cymru Wales and National Theatre Wales are running an open event in Cardiff for Welsh writers who would like to come to masterclass sessions and surgeries to discuss writing for TV, radio and theatre. Take a look here for more details.
Thursday 15 October 2009, 18:39
We've just announced two new Q&As.
Writer/Star Miranda Hart will talk about her new TV series Miranda on the 10 November 2009, while Writer/Director Stephen Poliakoff and Executive Producer Jane Wright will be discussing Stephen's new film Glorious 39 on the 16 November 2009.
Both events will be held...
Tuesday 8 September 2009, 12:47
We're sorry, but unfortunately the Inverness event scheduled for next week has been cancelled due to a lack of demand. All other roadshows are still scheduled to go ahead as planned.
Thursday 20 August 2009, 14:50
You can read his account of the day on Michelle Lipton's blog.
Wednesday 19 August 2009, 18:39
Just a quick poke to say that we've announced some new roadshows on our roadshow page.
As ever, there'll be the chance to find out how we process the scripts we receive, as well as talking about what we're looking for and giving you the chance to hand in your script directly to us on the way out.
Monday 13 July 2009, 18:18
We've just announced a new roadshow date in Birmingham on Tuesday 18 August to join the previously-announced Norwich date on EDIT: 6 October.
As ever, you can find out how we deal with your scripts, ask questions, and even hand scripts in to us in person.
Monday 15 June 2009, 11:09
There are still spaces for our Q&A with new Head of Drama at CBBC and writer Ellie Brewer - if you would like to come, just turn up!
Wednesday 10 June 2009, 17:45
We have some new dates for BBC writersroom roadshows.
If you don't know what it's all about, basically we send our Top People around the country to talk about what we do in the office.
So they'll get up on a stage to tell you about how the BBC writersroom works, what we do with your scripts, and what...
Thursday 4 June 2009, 18:22
We've got a couple of Q&A sessions coming up which you might like to check out.
First up is Steven Andrew, CBBC Head of Drama. He's going to be talking on Monday 15th June at the Royal Court Theatre in London about what CBBC are looking for in their drama.
An excellent place to be if you're thinking...
Thursday 28 May 2009, 12:38
There are still places available at the BBC writersroom unsolicited roadshow in Plymouth on Tuesday 2 June 2009.
If you've not heard of the roadshows before, they're where we go out and about across the country to answer people's questions about what the BBC does for new writers, and what we're looking...
Tuesday 24 February 2009, 15:03
Toby Whithouse created and wrote Being Human.
I'm pleased to be able to announce that Toby has agreed to do a Q&A session with us at the Soho Theatre in London on Wednesday...
Monday 10 November 2008, 17:34
Just a quick note to say that we've got a couple of events coming up you might want to know about.
On the 20th November, Sarah Daniels and Kwame Kwei-Armah will be talking about Radio Drama in London.
And meanwhile we're continuing to add dates to our roadshows - the currently confirmed dates are...
Wednesday 2 July 2008, 12:54
Come to a session about 'Your scripts and what to do with them' with speakers from BBC Writersroom and North West Playwrights at the Urbis in Manchester on July 8th. See here for details.
Tuesday 1 July 2008, 18:03
In case you missed it on our frontpage, we have a Q&A with Sharman Macdonald, the writer of the new BBC Films release The Edge of Love, starring Kiera Knightly and Sienna Miller. There are limited places still available, so get your name down now! See this link.
Thursday 8 November 2007, 17:38
BBC writersroom in association with The Royal Court Theatre are holding an open and free event on the...
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