Young Playwrights’ Award
Queensland Theatre’s Young Playwrights’ Award is one of Australia’s longest running annual playwriting competitions for young writers. Each year, high school aged writers (Years 9-12) are encouraged to submit an original play, which is read by a panel of industry professionals.
Applicants are invite to submit an original play, written for the stage. The script can be of any length and genre.
Applicants must also provide a rationale of up to 150 words describing themselves as a writer and also the inspiration for the work.
The 2020 prize winner will receive dramaturgy sessions with Queensland Theatre and a publicly rehearsed reading of their work.
Monday 20 July
Monday 3 August
For more information contact Alana Dunn, Project Officer for Education, Youth and Regional Engagement, on 07 3010 7653 or firstname.lastname@example.org
*Please note, prizes are not transferable.
To enter, please submit your play below.