Sun 17 January 2021
Competitions & Submissions
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Deadline: Mon 18 Jan 2021
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Seven Stories is seeking a dynamic and experienced creative professional to produce a digital creative programme that drives audience engagement with Seven Stories practice and children’s books. Read more...

Deadline: Tue 19 Jan 2021
Location: Edinburgh
We are looking for an inspirational and confident Head of Literature & Publishing to lead our work on the strategic development of literature and publishing across Scotland, the UK and internationally and to join our energetic and dedicated team who are focused on supporting the arts in Scotland. Read more...

Deadline: Thu 21 Jan 2021
Location: Scotland
We're looking for a Scotland-based poet working in any language to create a poem inspired by an archaeological site or artefact from Dumfries & Galloway in time for the StAnza 21 poetry festival. Read more...

Deadline: Sun 24 Jan 2021
Location: Medway and Sheppey
We are seeking artists to work with young people to create new digital experiences for Theatre31, an exciting new programme taking place across Medway and Sheppey that puts young people in the driving seat.  Read more...

Deadline: Mon 25 Jan 2021
Location: Yorkshire
Ilkley Literature Festival Fringe are launching Chain Reactions – a collaborative, cross-artform digital project that encourages participants to develop and stretch their creative work in new ways, inspiring and enthusing each other, and giving audiences a fresh and exciting experience. Open to anyone based in Yorkshire, aged 18 years and over. Read more...

Deadline: Sat 30 Jan 2021
Location: UK
DISRUPT is a brand new digital arts festival taking place 8-9 July 2021. The event will explore how the performing arts has supported communities during the pandemic and how a year of uncertainty and change has encouraged new and radical ways of working.  Read more...

Deadline: Sun 31 Jan 2021
Location: West Midlands
We are inviting Expressions of Interest from Coventry-based artists working in any discipline who would like to be considered for the first project as part of our programme of work (Uncover/Discover Project) in the City between Spring 2021 and Easter 2022).  Read more...

Deadline: Sun 31 Jan 2021
Location: London/online
City Academy is seeking enthusiastic, creative and personable freelance Writing teachers to teach our adult classes in London.  Read more...

Deadline: Mon 1 Feb 2021
Location: East Midlands
We are looking for a creatively curious visual artist and an author/writer who get excited about a blank page, like to think imaginatively and enjoy sparking off other people. Read more...

Deadline: Sun 28 Feb 2021
Location: Hampshire
Now in its seventh year and funded by the National Lottery, this not-for-profit, creative writing organisation is looking for volunteers in the Alton area of Hampshire for its Saturday morning classes that take place during term-time only.  Read more...
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