Writer's Lab

Interviews, advice, toolkits, guidelines and other resources to help and support your writing.

Latest opportunities

  • Green Curtain Theatre - Breaking Away

    Green Curtain Theatre - Breaking Away

    Deadline: 28th February 2019. Green Curtain theatre will be staging their 3rd festival of fringe plays in the summer and autumn of 2019 in London. The theme of the festival will be “Breaking Away”. They are looking for one act plays on this theme that reflect any aspect of the lives or experiences of Irish people living in multi-cultural Britain.

  • RSL Literature Matters Awards

    RSL Literature Matters Awards

    Deadline: 5 December 2018. The RSL’s Literature Matters Awards aim to reward and enable literary excellence and innovation. Proposals can be pieces of writing, events, publications or productions on any subject and in any form, including (but not limited to) prose fiction or non-fiction, short stories, poetry, playwriting, screenwriting, graphic fiction, biography or travel-writing.

  • Pub Theatre Festival 2019

    Pub Theatre Festival 2019

    Deadline: 1st December 2018. Theatrefullstop will team up with 3 pub theatres to present the third Pub Theatre Festival in 2019, with the aim to be a launch pad for the voices of tomorrow. They are taking submissions now.

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Latest scripts

  • Cuckoo


    Read these scripts from the BBC TV Comedy archive.

  • Doctors


    Read these scripts from the BBC TV Drama archive.

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