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How to write a play for the Playwriting Competition

The International Radio Playwriting Competition 2020 - from the BBC World Service and British Council in partnership with Commonwealth Writers - is an opportunity for writers from outside the UK to tell their stories, and for two winners to have their play broadcast across the world. Author and actor Tonderai Munyevu takes you through five tips that can help you get your play written.

Find information and full competition rules at
All entries must be received by 31 January 2020 GMT

Image: Actor and writer Tonderai Munyevu on the phone Credit: BBC

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2 minutes