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

Newsletter, June 2019

June's edition includes a call for scripts for this month's two workshop sessions, outlines Bristol Old Vic's Open Session and finds BBC Radio 4's podcast Forest 404.

Newsletter, May 2019

May's update has our upcoming dates for this month and next, news of our writers' recent activities plus a couple of scriptwriting opportunities.

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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