Opportunities

Explore new writing opportunities and events

  • Write to Play
    Graeae Theatre Company
    Deadline: September 22, 2014
    Genre: Both, Broadcast Platform: Theatre

    A new writing initiative for deaf and disabled writers in the North West.

  • Short Story Competition
    Fastories
    Deadline: August 31, 2014
    Genre: Competition, Broadcast Platform: Cross-Platform

    A new short story competition with the chance to win $100 in vouchers.

  • The Writer's Prize
    BBC Writersroom
    Deadline: September 29, 2014
    Genre: Competition, Broadcast Platform: Radio

    Where great writing meets its audience.

  • Big Picture: Take 2
    Golden Lane Films & IdeasTap
    Deadline: August 29, 2014
    Genre: Competition, Broadcast Platform: Film

    An opportunity for screenwriters to submit a short scene idea and see it filmed as part of a unique film challenge.

  • Street Voices 5
    Freedom Studios Bradford
    Deadline: September 18, 2014
    Genre: Event, Broadcast Platform: Theatre

    A free playwriting course for Yorkshire-based writers at the beginning of their writing careers, to develop their talent, learn how to write a script and make their voices heard.

  • Wales Drama Award 2014
    BBC Cymru Wales & National Theatre Wales
    Deadline: October 7, 2014
    Genre: Competition, Broadcast Platform: Cross-Platform

    BBC Cymru Wales and National Theatre Wales, in partnership with BBC Writersroom, are inviting submissions for the second, prestigious £10,000 Wales Drama Award.

  • iShorts+ Funny Girls
    Creative England
    Deadline: August 29, 2014
    Genre: Competition, Broadcast Platform: Cross-Platform

    Cinematic and bold stories to be directed by exciting female directors across England from all comedic backgrounds.

  • Craic Off
    BBC Comedy
    Deadline: September 30, 2014
    Genre: Event, Broadcast Platform: Cross-Platform

    An exciting opportunity aimed at finding new comedy gold in Northern Ireland.

  • Little Brother's Big Opportunity III
    Little Brother Productions
    Deadline: October 3, 2014
    Genre: Competition, Broadcast Platform: TV

    Little Brother Productions are offering a talented writer £1000 to develop an original television drama idea of theirs through to treatment.

  • Showcase your 2 - 3 minute sketch
    Behind the Bikeshed
    Deadline: September 27, 2014
    Genre: Event, Broadcast Platform: Theatre

    An opportunity to have your 2-3 minute sketch produced and performed.

  • Script Room
    BBC writersroom
    Deadline: September 29, 2014
    Genre: Competition, Broadcast Platform: Cross-Platform

    Script Room 8 for stage plays.

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Latest Opportunities

  1. Write to Play
    Deadline: September 22, 2014

  2. The Writer's Prize
    Deadline: September 29, 2014

  3. Script Room
    Deadline: September 29, 2014

  4. Short Story Competition
    Deadline: August 31, 2014

  5. Craic Off
    Deadline: September 30, 2014

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