Projects

Writers’ Place Poets 2020

Application Deadline:
27 July 2020 12:00 am

Are you an aspiring poet ready to learn how to progress your poetry career? If so, apply by 20th of July for Writers’ Place Poets, our unique poetry development programme. DEADLINE EXTENDED – APPLY BY 27 JULY
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Hear us Out

1 October 2018 - 31 October 2020

Hear us Out is a brand new festival of verbatim performance celebrating the stories of older LGBTQ+ people. It follows on from 2019's project, Celebrating our Stories.
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Best New Play Award

1 April 2019 - 2 June 2019

Application Deadline:
3 April 2020 12:00 am

New Writing South, in partnership with Brighton Fringe, runs the Best New Play Award. This award is presented to a playwright in recognition of an outstanding, original theatre script produced at Brighton Fringe. The award will return in 2021.
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Theatre Royal Brighton Young Playwrights

25 January 2020 - 3 May 2020

Theatre Royal Brighton Young Playwrights is an annual course for 16 - 25 year old aspiring playwrights
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The Coast is Queer

20 May 2020 - 11 October 2020

Presented by New Writing South and the Marlborough Theatre, The Coast Is Queer is a radical new festival for Brighton featuring some of the best LGBTQ+ literature.
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New Narratives: We Need to Change the Stories We’re Telling

19 June 2020 - 31 December 2020

We’re delighted to be supporting Writing Our Legacy’s new online literary programme: New Narratives: We Need to Change the Stories We’re Telling.
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