Royal Court Young Writers Festival

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Country and Region United KingdomEngland
Type of Festival Drama, Literary
Location of Festival London, England, UK
Festival Contact Information

Royal Court Theatre
Sloane Square
London SW1W 8AS
England UK
Phone: (+44) 0207 565 5050
Fax: (+44) 0207 565 5001

Festival Description

The Royal Court produces the binennal playwriting competition: Royal Court Young Writers Festival for playwrights aged 25 and under residing in the UK. A competition is held earlier in the year to determine the festival participants. The festival showcases the work on young talented artists every two years. The next festival script deadline will be in 2010.

Festival Dates February 23 - April 14, 2012
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Articles and reviews:
  • Royal Court spawns young writers: Festival alumni find success, by David Benedict (Variety, January 30, 2009);=1


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