Please read the course information below carefully before applying to ensure you are eligible to participate in the course.
---DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: 6pm, Saturday 1st December 2018.---
To apply for the VAULT Festival New Writers Programme you must:- Be over the age of 18- Have never had a full-length play staged before- Have not received any professional training in writing for the stage- Submit 5 pages of writing for the stage. Your writing submission can take any form, so long as it is intended to be performed on stage.
KEY COURSE INFORMATION
- Six successful applicants will be announced publicly as participants of the VAULT Festival New Writers Programme- An introductory Meet & Greet event will be held at The Vaults in Waterloo in mid-January- Participants will be expected to attend weekly workshops at VAULT Festival. Workshops will last approx. 3 hours and will run every Saturday morning from 10am-1pm, starting on Saturday 26th January 2019 and lasting 8 weeks.- Optional weekly group show trips with post-show discussion will take place each week of the festival- Participants will develop a 1 hour play/piece of writing for the stage in their own time over the 8 weeks- 10 minute extracts of all plays developed during the course will be guest directed, cast and rehearsed over the final week of the course (Monday 11th March - Saturday 16th March 2019). These extracts will then be presented as part of an exciting industry showcase performance on Saturday 16th March 2019.
Successful applicants will be notified in mid-December.
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