new writing

Tobacco Factory Theatres is thrilled to presentHeather, after commissioning an earlier version,Helen, for its a Play a Pie and a Pint series in 2014with Òran Mór. This piece of explosive writing fro…

ACT 1: ‘Sound Bite’The day is July 16th, 1969.The Eagle has landed.In the deepest depths of NASA HQ, two men Dick and Mickey, with guidance from operative Janine, have been assigned the almighty task of provi…

Margery Scrope, a destitute midwife, has been accused of witchcraft by her neighbour following the death of his daughter.He and Margery have been brought before the local landowner/magistrate to give their side of the st…

1346.When a small town becomes consumed by a plague of rats, its inhabitants have no idea that they are bringing with them one of the most devastating pandemics in human history.With the town on the edge of collapse, the…

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Written by Pippa Thornton.Presented by Flipside Theatre in association with Rondo Theatre In the age of selfies and social media celebrities, FOMO and YOLO, it’s difficult to see what’s really going o…

The fame of the Mona Lisa is probably only matched by her mystery, yet it is not only the meaning behind her enchanting smile that remains an enigma. To this day little is commonly known about the theft of the…

At a loose end on Sunday Oct 15th? Why not join us at the iconic Watershed (Bristol) for an exclusive debut showcase of two brand new hilarious stage plays from loca…

Dark comic play by local Forest of Dean playwright Maria Edey. A not so distant future where there is no more room at the graveyards for our loved ones. A retired butcher has the idea of stuffing the bodies so…

Let us transport you to times past and to other worlds in the latest BrisTALES ‘Memories’. The third BrisTALES event will be held over two evenings and showcases new writing from local writers. Friday’s show features pie…

theatreLab in association with Bath Spa University’s Production Company OnSet is looking for new scripts to go forward into WordPlay, a rehearsed reading event that profiles new theatre writing. Scripts can be in deve…

GENTLEMAN JACK THEATRE was formed in the summer of 2011 by recent Drama School graduates. Committed to socially relevant, dynamic, contemporary interpretations of texts which have fallen into obscurity or been unjustly underloved. Thud! http://www.gentlemanjack-theatre.blogspot.co.uk