playwriting award is London’s foremost new-writing award with a 37-year
history of discovering the best new talent. The winning play receives a
full production in our Main House and has launched the career of some
of Britain’s most established writers.
Alongside the award winning
production company Character 7, our search for the 2020 Award winner is
now on. Submissions window is 20 November 2019 – 10 January 2020. Time
to get typing.
nine month long programmes run October through June, open to anyone
aged 16+. You get to meet other emerging writers and artists as you
develop and refine your writing voice through a three-draft process.
There are also special masterclasses with guest artists. And discounts
to our programmed shows. S’alright init.
of those gotta-be-in-it-to-win-it Awards, because this one’s for those
in our Writers’ Labs. The winner’s play receives workshop development
and a reading. Some have had their work produced by us, performed on our
stages and received industry and critical acclaim (insert all the
flagship commissioning programme. Focussing exclusively on emerging
talent we collaborate with six new writing companies on a year-long
co-commission with six artists, culminating in a new play. Alumni have
gone on to become major influential names in theatre, film and TV.
Soho Theatre Bar.
Which, if we don’t mind saying so, is a rather brilliant and supportive
artistic hub in the heart of Soho. Many artists, writers and industry
meet here. During the day you can also book the booths in advance for
writing (just contact our Bar).
We’re thrilled to be actively seeking new clients with great
writing, unique stories, and complex characters, for middle grade, young
adult, and adult. Kate is looking only at young adult and middle grade fiction and selective nonfiction for those ages.Sara seeks authors in middle grade, young adult, and adult romance, erotica, science fiction, and fantasy.Renee is currently closed to queries.Hannah is interested in speculative fiction in young adult, middle grade, and adult.Hilary is seeking middle grade and young adult fiction.
To query us, please select one of the agents at kt literary at a time.
If we pass, you can feel free to submit to another. Please email your
query letter and the first three pages of your manuscript in the body of
the email to either Kate at firstname.lastname@example.org, Sara at email@example.com, Hannah at firstname.lastname@example.org, or Hilary at email@example.com.
The subject line of your email should include the word “Query” along
Competition Judge Lynne Walsh
For more information please visit the editor's blog here
RULES AND CONDITIONSThe competition is open to anyone over 16.Closing date 31 October 2020. Winners will be notified in January 2021.Entry fee £5 per story up to 4000 words. £10 for over 4000. Maximum 8000 words.Stories must be the work of the entrant, previously unpublished, and not simultaneously entered for other competitions.The judges’ decision is final. No discussion will be entered into.Entries are not returnable and cannot be acknowledged without SAE marked for that purpose.Copyright remains with the author although Earlyworks Press
reserves the right to publish winning entries in an anthology or online
during 2021.Submission of work will be taken as acceptance of rules and conditions.
When you enter a competition, you send us your contact details. Name and email address are essential – you may
also wish to include alternative contact details, such as a postal ad…
Light + Life is a monthly magazine published by Light + Life Communications, the communications department of the Free Methodist Church – USA.
The magazine has a monthly circulation of approximately 14,000. In
April 2015, the magazine expanded to a larger size with both English and
Spanish articles in a common edition using a flip format. The Spanish
side of the magazine is titled Luz y Vida. Articles are also published
online atlightandlifemagazine.com and revistaluzyvida.com.
Free Methodism’s entry into publishing occurred in 1860 when principal founder B.T. Roberts published the Earnest Christian.
He hoped by “uncompromising advocacy of ‘righteousness, peace and joy
in the Holy Spirit’ to make our magazine a favorite and welcome
visitor.” Another publication, The Free Methodist (later renamed Light
+ Life), debuted in 1868. Our mission to develop earnest Christians
Each issue of Light + Life focuses on a specific theme with a