Opportunities

Explore new writing opportunities and events

  • TV Drama Writers Festival 2014
    BBC Writersroom
    Deadline: July 2, 2014
    Genre: Event, Broadcast Platform: Cross-Platform

    The 2014 TV Drama Writers' Festival is led by writers for writers.

  • Showcase your 2 - 3 minute sketch
    Behind the Bikeshed
    Deadline: May 5, 2014
    Genre: Event, Broadcast Platform: Theatre

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

  • IdeasTap Inspires: Writersroom scriptwriting workshop
    IdeasTap
    Deadline: May 30, 2014
    Genre: Both, Broadcast Platform: Cross-Platform

    An opportunity for IdeasTap members to attend a writing workshop & receive script feedback.

  • Experimental Rural Theatre Research Project
    New Perspectives Theatre Company
    Deadline: April 25, 2014
    Genre: Both, Broadcast Platform: Theatre

    An opportunity for playwrights with an interest or knowledge in interactive theatre to work on a practical theatre project based in the East Midlands.

  • Student Film Award
    Insight Film Festival
    Deadline: May 16, 2014
    Genre: Competition, Broadcast Platform: Film

    The opportunity for student film makers in Manchester and the North of England to win a six week creative internship with Loyola Productions in Culver City, California (‘Hollywood’).

  • Fireworks Young Writers Programme
    Tinderbox Theatre Company
    Deadline: May 1, 2014
    Genre: Competition, Broadcast Platform: Theatre

    An opportunity for aspiring stage writers aged between 18 and 25.

  • ArtsEd Short Film Scripts
    Arts Educational Schools London
    Deadline: May 23, 2014
    Genre: Competition, Broadcast Platform: Film

    Submit your script for the chance to have your short-film made by a professional director and director of photography.

  • Room to Write
    BBC Scotland Comedy
    Deadline: June 13, 2014
    Genre: Both, Broadcast Platform: Cross-Platform

    An exciting new opportunity to work with BBC Scotland's Comedy Production team and to be part of the next wave of Scottish comedy shows. Please note, all sessions are now fully booked.

  • 2014 Sir Peter Ustinov Television Scriptwriting Award
    The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation
    Deadline: July 1, 2014
    Genre: Both, Broadcast Platform: TV

    Receive an award & prize for your TV drama script at the Emmy® World Television Festival in New York.

  • Little Pieces of Gold
    Little Pieces of Gold
    Deadline: May 5, 2014
    Genre: Both, Broadcast Platform: Theatre

    Little Pieces of Gold seeks 10 min plays on the subject of social media.

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