new writing

A new play from writer Marietta Kirkbride and the award-winning team behind Bucket Club’s Lorraine & Alan and Fossils. Kelsey. Cornish teenager. Timid lover of anarchic music. Kelsey lives in a converted fishi…

Space Opera Theatre invites theatre makers to our first ever networking event! It’s an opportunity for a chat with directors and producers about developing and staging your work. There will also be a sample showcas…

When Sherlock Holmes unknowingly murders his own client, the game is on to track down the criminal mastermind who did it – Holmes himself! But does Watson’s rent have anything to do with this accident? Has this case been…

Contains adult themes and strong language. Recommended age 12+ “This ain’t your usual kinda story. It’s a story about us. Me and Kali…and…and it starts here. This moment. With you and me and them and her and him…

Golf Course War Machine is coming to Bristol!The 2014 NATO Summit, Newport, Wales; Pippa is dazed, hungover and staging her own personal protest on the Coldra roundabout. This is her opportunity to trample down the fence…

A new comedy play by Tom Besley“I am a woman of great compassion and unyielding goodness, and seeing one so dear in such a predicament instils in my weak heart far too great a love. We must be severed. I…

Alma Tavern 13th and 14th July 7:30pm Tickets £10 (£8) http://www.almatavernandtheatre.co.uk/theatre/what-s-on.html “All those people who died young; you’ve got their life, you’ve got the ch…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Keywords: drama, new writing

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