Southwest Scriptwriters brings together stage, screen, radio and television drama writers based in and around Bristol to develop and promote their work.

Newsletter, April 2019

There's no fooling in April with our first workshop session straight up on the 2nd. We also have word of a scriptwriting course running in central Bristol on selected Fridays until 14 June...

Newsletter, March 2019

Our March newsletter has full programme details for our second Scratch Nights event plus a reminder that the clock's ticking on the UK's biggest playwriting prize.

Newsletter, January 2019

Our 25th anniversary year kicks off with more frequent meetings on different weekdays, a reminder about our Scratch Nights II event in March, an opportunity for SW-based women writers, and two upcoming national submission deadlines.

Newsletter, December 2018

We’re wrapping up 2018 on Tuesday, 11 December, with a meeting in the Rehearsal Room at Bristol Old Vic in King Street, BS1 4ED. Bristol Old Vic has secured its Rehearsal Room and we need to access this meeting place as follows: Please sign in at reception next to the bar and gather near the..

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Newsletter, November 2018

We’re back at Bristol Old Vic next Tuesday, 13 November, for our first regular meeting following the huge success of our debut Scratch Nights event last month — read on for our Scratch Nights I round-up. Next week’s meeting sees our return to Southwest Scriptwriters’ birthplace, the Coopers’ Loft, which was our original venue from..

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Newsletter, October 2018

A big autumn opens for us tomorrow evening, Tuesday, 2 October, with our regular meeting at Bristol Old Vic. Wednesday, 24 October then sees our debut Scratch Nights event aboard the Lightship Theatre in Bathurst Basin — learn more below… Tuesday, 2 October at 8pm: Open Workshop Tonight’s meeting at Bristol Old Vic features work..

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