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 winner of the New Writing South Best New Play Award receives a cheque for £250 and free registration to next year’s Fringe.
The criteria for entering in 2020 is as follows:
Note: New translations of foreign language scripts will be considered if they meet the criteria above.
Submissions are now open. Deadline for submissions: Friday 3 April 2020 at midnight
Previous Award Winners
Sam Chittenden Clean
Rosy Carrick Passionate Machine
Paul Macauley Bug Camp
Tim Cook Crushed
Richard Fredman bloominauschwitz
Gail Louw Duwayne
Silva Semerciyan Gather Ye Rosebuds
1 April 2019 - 2 June 2019
3 April 2020 12:00 am