About writersroom

Who we are and what we do

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    Who We Are

    The writersroom team

    Dedicated to finding and developing the writers of the future

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    Success Stories

    The writers journey

    Meet just some of the successful writers who have been developed by the writersroom

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    Writersroom Partnerships

    Beyond the BBC

    Writersroom works in partnership across the industry

Writing is re-writing Paul Abbott

Writers are at the heart of everything we do.

Responsive, proactive and an open door to writers, BBC writersoom is always looking at new ways to find and champion talent for all BBC platforms.

We know how hard it is to be a writer and we believe in finding ways to inspire and inform you, to keep you across changes, giving you access to commissioners and production departments but most importantly to the skills and and experience of established writers.

We are not here for the short term, we understand how long it can take for a writer to find that first and second commission, but if we think you have talent then we will do everything in our power to support and develop you for the long term. Read more here.

Latest Opportunities

  1. BBC Writersroom Workshop
    Deadline: November 5, 2014

  2. Face-to-face with Kay Mellor
    Deadline: October 9, 2014

  3. Talking Statues
    Deadline: October 17, 2014

  4. Free playwriting workshops
    Deadline: November 13, 2014

  5. Mentoring programme
    Deadline: October 1, 2014

View all current opportunities.

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