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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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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Open Space drop in for BME Writers

9 January 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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Room to Write Retreat

12 January 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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