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The Questors New Writing in a Time of COVID-19

The Questors are pleased to announce that they are opening for submissions for a two-month window from 1 July 2020 for a particular kind of script...
Deadline: 1 September 2020

Rise Against Fanaticism Through the Arts

We invite the submission of scripts that address fanaticism, extremism, and xenophobia across the spectrum – whether it be Islamism or white nationalism. The script must be an original piece of work that promotes tolerance and understanding in imaginative ways...
Deadline: 1 November 2020



JW Plays is issuing a call-out for your thoughts on this unprecedented time. We call it... ISOPLAYTION. Self-isolation can be a time for strengthening bonds and harnessing a semblance of positivity and creativity...
Deadline: Rolling

JustOut Stays In

JustOut Stays In is our new radio play initiative, launched during the Covid-19 pandemic to allow Northern creatives to continue to showcase their work even with theatres and performance spaces shut...
Deadline: Rolling


Metal Rabbit Productions

We are a small team, but since the beginning of the Covid-19 lockdown we have been holding weekly Zoom readings of new scripts. Please note that we are currently working through a long backlog, and work on a first come first served basis, but will continue the readings for the foreseeable future...
Deadline: Rolling


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