British Theatre Challenge Longlist 2019
Thank you so much for submitting your play to the British Theatre Challenge 2019. This year saw entries from 14 different countries, showing us just what a wealth of talent there is around the world.
Congratulations if your play has been listed below as you have been marked in the top 25% of submissions and placed on our Longlist for this year’s playwriting competition…
Now we have the challenging yet thoroughly enjoyable task of creating a shortlist. All being well, this should be completed by 14th July.
In Alphabetical Order:
|A Mist Upon the Window||First Stone From the Moon||Reverie 2.0|
|A Piece of Property||Floss||Saint George|
|Agathe||For Abby||Schrödinger’s cat|
|Anechoic||For the Love of April||See The Sound|
|Antisocial Media||It Comes With the Dinner Special||Short-listed|
|Awkwird Skirt||It is an ancient Mariner…’||Small Talk|
|Bachannal||It’s more than just a phone||Someone Has to Die Tonight or the Play Can’t Go On|
|Bedsprings||Let Sleeping Bags Lie||Staying Alive|
|Blue||Looking For Jolene||Stray Dogs|
|Blue Bench||Love Is A Carrot! Or Can You Love The Umbrella?||That Guy|
|Borderline||Lovesickness||The Charmed Life|
|Cause for Alarm||Mad as a Hatter||The Drama behind the Drama|
|Challah and Hamin||Mata H.||The Feminists|
|Cougar||My Sister the Swan||The Full Catastrophe|
|Decline and Fall of the Aristocracy 1929-1959||Nothing Else But You||The Gettier Problem|
|Dinner Theater||Offal||The Other Apprentice|
|Elderly Primate||Out The In Door||The Shooter|
|Eleanor’s Theorem||Paper Human||The Kalinka Redemption|
|Elephant Traps||People Like Us||Trick or Treat|
|Fabio the Great||Press Pray||Twitterman|
|Final Gift||Puke Story||You|
|Finding José||QT (Lyric Vid FT Death)||You can’t choose family|
If your play has not been selected, remember, this is only the opinion of our readers and other theatre professionals may have a different opinion so please keep writing and putting your work out there to be discovered.
We believe that playwrights play an important role in the world, whether it be highlighting inequality, encouraging debate on social issues or allowing people to be transported to an imagined world, which is why the British Theatre Challenge is so important to us as a company.
If you have any feedback about the running of the competition, we would value your comments.
You may be interested to know we run a script appraisal service for short and full length plays, details of which can be found here – https://skybluetheatre.com/script-appraisal-service/
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