Talks and Workshop:

Friday 7th April 

5pm: Informal talk led by Jules Haworth with Q&A
6:30pm: Playwriting workshop with exercises to get people writing and exploring ideas. Information about the competition with a Q&A. 

Both sessions take place at:
Rich Mix
35-47 Bethnal Green Road
London E1 6LA

We are collaborating with Soho Theatre and Rich Mix to provide a friendly and informal session about Soho Theatre’s national playwriting competition, the Verity Bargate Award.

Do you have a story that needs to be told? Soho Theatre are on the hunt for the next Verity Bargate Award winning play. This biennial national award seeks stand out inspiring new writing talent with past winners including Vicky Jones and Matt Charman. The winner receives £7000 in respect of an exclusive option for Soho Theatre to produce the play.

Find out more about the award and what they're looking for in this friendly informal session led by Soho's Education Producer, Jules Haworth.  

You just need to be resident in the UK or Ireland and had fewer than 3 professional productions to apply.

Cick here to find out more about the VBA > 

Book Your Place

Places for the info session and workshop are limited. Please email 
by Thursday 6th April stating which session(s) you would like to attend.