New writing competition

New writing needed!

Writers wanted for the 4th annual “Full Stack” new writing competition, our yearly invite to writers experienced and new to get our their keyboards and start a-tapping! We’re looking for very short scripts for an anthology show in the summer, so please get your thinking caps on, we want to see your fantastic ideas. Successful pieces will be included in our summer show in June at the Lion & Unicorn Theatre. The theme for this year’s show will be

Writing on the Wall

The format is designed to encourage simplicity and efficiency of story telling, so submissions need to be:

  • Related to our theme “Writing on the Wall”
  • No longer than 4 sides of A4 paper (ie about 8 minutes)
  • No more than 3 actors
  • Deadline for submissions is 22 March 2020

It can be shorter than 4 pages, and have more than 3 characters (as long as 3 actors can portray them all), or of course just require 1 or 2 actors. You can also submit as many scripts as you like.

Please send your scripts to by 22 March. We wish you good story-hunting!