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Women in Comedy Writing Competition 2017
Deadline: Thu 12 Oct 2017
The Women in Comedy Festival 2017 runs from 19 – 29 October in Manchester. There are over 100 shows, including open mics and workshops

For the second year there is a comedy writing competition and you are invited to flex your comedy writing muscles in 2 categories:

1.       The first for a 3 minute comedy sketch or monologue. The winning sketch in this section will be performed in a small stage space so please be considerate about props, scenery, lighting, sound and other effects

2.       A short story up to a maximum of 1,000 words

There are first prizes of £50 plus publication and performance opportunities in each category plus comedy goodies for second and third prize winners and a Women in Comedy Festival memory stick for all prize winners.

The competition is open to entries from men but all submissions must feature women as the main character(s).

Entry fee £3.

The closing date is Thursday 12 October 2016, and entries are to be submitted by email in PDF or Word Document format.

Full submission details can be found here: http://www.womenincomedy.co.uk/festival/comedywriting.html


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