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Enter Stage Write Screenwriting and Playwright competition
March 11 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Award-nominated production company Transition Stage Company presents Enter Stage Write, a glittering awards night celebrating new writing from a nationwide screenwriting and playwright competition.
An X Factor style writing event showcasing West Midlands acting talent, the top five playwrights will see their work brought to life in front of a panel of industry heavy-weights. Accompanied by a comedy compere, the evening opens with a surprise celebrity singer with an uplifting tune and ends with the Hip-Hop Dance company ‘Let’s Make It Happen.’
The industry judges:
Chris Sudworth – Director of Artistic Programme at Birmingham Hippodrome
Sean Foley – multi-Olivier Award-winning actor, writer, director and newly appointed Artistic Director of Birmingham Repertory Theatre
Darcia Martin – Director of Hollyoaks and BBC’s Call the Midwife
Lisa Walters – Producer of Backlight TV’s 4Stories series for Channel 4
David Ralf – Executive Director at The Bunker Theatre, London
Corey Campbell – Associate Artistic Director of Belgrade Theatre, Coventry and owner of the award-winning theatre company, Strictly Arts
Martin Sketchley – Published novelist and scriptwriter, West Midlands Chair, Writers’ Guild of Great Britain
Neil Reading – Director of Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton
Andrea Montgomery – Director and Writer, Belfast based production company Terra Nova Productions
Zac Hancock- Head of the content of Social Chain
Expect a fast paced night of dance, comedy, live singing and suspense as you decide who wins the £1,000 prize and is crowned Enter Stage Write Champion 2020.
Date: 11th March, 2020
Location: Patrick Studio, Birmingham Hippodrome
Dress code is smart as this is a red-carpeted gala event.