Tue 7 April 2020
Competitions & Submissions
Mentoring & Coaching


Deadline: Thu 9 Apr 2020
Location: Nottingham
Due to our ever-growing programme of events, we wish to expand our pool of freelance practitioners to keep up with our plans to bring a range of high-quality arts and creative workshops to participants across Nottingham (and beyond). Application deadlines across April to June 2020. Read more...

Deadline: Fri 10 Apr 2020
Location: UK
This is not the first time in history that women have been isolated behind closed doors and it won't be the last. Popelei are looking for writers to submit brand new theatrical monologues to the Popelei Seed Commission 2020, under the theme 'Women in Lockdown'. The commission is focused on female characters rather than writers and we welcome submissions from writers of all genders at all levels of experience. Read more...

Deadline: Mon 13 Apr 2020
Location: Exeter
We are looking for an experienced and ambitious leader for the new UNESCO City of Literature four year programme who will serve as the initiative’s Director, building collaborations with commercial and non-commercial organisations in the city and beyond. Read more...

Deadline: Tue 14 Apr 2020
Location: Cambridge
The Judith E. Wilson Poetry Fellowship is designed to enable practising poets to spend a period as members of the Faculty of English, bringing together the practice of poetry and their academic study.  Read more...

Deadline: Thu 16 Apr 2020
Location: Scotland
The National Theatre of Scotland wants to provide much-needed paid opportunities for Scottish artists/artists based in Scotland during these challenging times with its Scenes for Survival artistic project.  Read more...

Deadline: Fri 17 Apr 2020
Location: UK
The Writing Squad wants to appoint a new member of its Core Team, with a specialism in prose fiction. If you are someone passionate about writers and new writing, who gets up in the morning excited by the prospect of working with other writers and is able to balance this with your own writing career, then please apply! Read more...

Deadline: Fri 17 Apr 2020
Location: South West
Are you an artist making outdoor work around mental health themes? If you are a theatre maker, dancer, poet, musician, visual artist or anything in between, Fluid Motion Theatre Company would love to hear from you.  Read more...

Deadline: Mon 4 May 2020
Location: UK
Power Play are on the search for a female-identifying or non-binary writer to create and develop a new play set and staged site-specifically in a real nail bar/beauty salon. This would be approximately one hour in length with a small cast. Read more...
Deadline: Sun 31 May 2020
Location: Scotland
As an arts events collective, all of our live events are on pause but we’re still planning ahead for a time when artists and poets can re-engage with audiences in a post-C19 world.  Read more...
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