We’re looking for an emerging playwright to create a new work, responding to the history and values of Fringe Common Rooms’ home, Trades Hall. We’re talking protest, solidarity and social change. The commissioned writer will receive $15,000, mentorship, residency at Fringe Common Rooms and a whole lot more. Up your alley? Keep reading, and get applying.Apply Now
We’re looking for a new work by an emerging playwright, of approximately 50-60 minutes. We particularly invite applications from under-represented voices on Australia stages, particularly voices that are First Nations, Deaf, disabled, culturally and linguistically diverse and from people of colour.
The selection panel will assess applications against the following criteria:
To express your interest in being part of this program, please complete this form before Sunday 7th March, 11:59pm. Submissions after this date will not be considered.
Stone Motherless Cold, Melbourne Fringe Festival 2020. Photo by J Forsyth.