Events

New Writing South Writers’ Day: Tickets On Sale Now

2 May 2020

Join us in Brighton for a relaxed, conference-style day of informative industry sessions for emerging writers, hosted by New Writing South. The perfect opportunity to ask your burning questions and grow your writing support network.

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Celebrating Our Stories

1 October 2018 - 31 October 2020

Celebrating Our Stories is a multi-artform project will gather personal testimonies from LGBTQ+ older people from across southeast England to create a festival of verbatim theatre for 2020.
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New Writing South 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. Submissions are now open. Deadline for submissions: Friday 3 April 2020 at midnight
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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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Open Space drop in for BME Writers

5 March 2020
The Writers' Place, Brighton

Open Space is a free drop-in writing session for BME writers. Each month we open up The Writers' Place for 3 hours so that you can turn up to work in the company of other BME writers.
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Write Night: A Writer’s Journey with Sam Davey and Chrissy Harmar-Brown

12 March 2020
Splash Cafe, Hastings

A monthly event in Hastings for writers to meet other writers, share experiences and enjoy talks from industry experts.
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Room to Write Retreat

15 March 2020
The Writers' Place, Brighton

Do you wish you had a whole day away from daily distractions to focus solely on your writing? Do you long for a quiet place to plan, read or write without interruption?
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