Events

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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Theatre Royal Brighton Young Playwrights

12 January 2019 - 30 April 2019

Theatre Royal Brighton Young Playwrights is an annual course for 16 - 25 year old aspiring playwrights
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New Writing South Best New Play Award

1 April 2019 - 2 June 2019

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.
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The Coast is Queer

12 September 2019 - 15 September 2019
The Spire, Brighton

The Coast Is Queer - a radical new festival featuring some of the best LGBTQ+ literature.
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Creative Writing Programme 2019 -2020

30 September 2019 - 1 June 2020
Brighton and Hastings

New Writing South is proud to be a key partner in the Creative Writing Programme, one of the leading creative writing programmes in the South East. Courses run at East Sussex College, Hastings, and at our venue, The Writers’ Place, Brighton.
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Writing Out Our Stories: A Free Workshop for Aspiring LGBTQ+ Writers

19 October 2019
Hastings Library (Learning Centre)

Are you an aspiring writer who is LGBTQ+ and lives in or near Hastings?  Would you like to explore how to share the stories you want to tell and meet new writing friends with similar interests?  If so, join this free workshop with award-winning writer, Eley Williams.
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