BBC World Service - Playwriting Competition

Playwriting Competition

The International Radio Playwriting Competition 2009 has now closed. Thank you to everyone who entered. The judging panel will be meeting in July to discuss the shortlist and the winners will be announced in August.

Rukshana Ahmad

Writing in a second language

Writer Rukhsana Ahmad talks about writing in a second language and choosing words carefully. She talks of the importance of action, setting scenes, the element of surprise and reviewing your play.