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September 9, 2013

Writing Competitions and Opportunities Digest – Edition 13

by limebirdvanessa

Welcome to the 13th edition of our weekly selection of writing competitions and opportunities.

We’ve already reached edition 13! Make 13 a lucky number for you by submitting your writing to one of the opportunities below…

If you missed the last edition of our digest, you can view it here.


Opportunity type – London theatre welcoming unsolicited scripts from new writers.
Theme – Various, see website for details.
Word count – Not specified, but their focus is on presenting full length plays .
Organiser/publisher – Finborough Theatre.
Reward – Production and performance of your play (not clear from website whether there is also payment) .
Eligibility – Open to international writers.
Deadline – Ongoing (they run a competition for which this year’s deadline has passed, but they welcome unsolicited scripts all year).
Link for infoFinborough Theatre submissions.
Notes – This is a small off West End theatre, which was founded in 1980. Many plays that have premiered here have transferred to the West End, Off-Broadway, and internationally.


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