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Exciting competition for playwrights aged 18-25

Finding Words  – a new writing initiative
 
The Ashton Group is searching for a new stage play with which to tour the North West, professionally produced by its acclaimed Apprenticed Actors Company. The one act play should have a running time of 60 minutes.The play should be written for four young actors: 2 male, 2 female. If practicable, these four actors can play any number of different characters. The writer should be no older than 25. The play can be upon any theme or subject.

 

Selection Process:
All writers should submit before the deadline below a synopsis including plot and character outline, and thefirst ten pages of their play. Four writers will then be given the opportunity to expand their work into a full length piece with the support and guidance of a professional mentor. One of these plays will then be selected to go into development for production by the Apprenticed Actor Company. All writers will be offered feedback on their work.
Deadline for submissions: Friday 11th July 2014
More details at: 
www.ashtongroup.co.uk