New Writing South Best New Play Award 2019

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New Writing South, in partnership with Brighton Fringe, is running the Best New Play Award 2019. This award is presented to a playwright in recognition of an outstanding, original theatre script produced at Brighton Fringe.

The criteria for entering is:

An original scripted piece of work
Written within the last 12 months
Maximum of 10 previous performances
Be at least 40 minutes long in performance time
Note: New translations of foreign language scripts will be considered if they meet the criteria above

The winner of the New Writing South Best New Play Award 2019 will receive a cheque for £250 and free registration to next year’s Fringe.

If you would like to submit your script for consideration, please send a PDF copy, along with details of the venue and performance dates and times to:

If you have any questions, please contact Sarah

Deadline for Applications: 11.59pm Sunday 7 April 2019