She Writes

DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM For emerging wRITERS

ABOUT THE INITIATIVE
Theatre Works has appointed resident female-identifying writers to develop their script with the possibility of realising the play on the stage in future Theatre Works St.Kilda programming.

Our aim is to create a writers network and development program for emerging or mid-career playwrights offering the following support:

THE COMMITMENT
Selected writers will be supported throughout their writing

Opportunities for residencies including the following:
Access to hot desk at Theatre Works – meeting space including wifi, photocopying, printing other amenities
Programmed play readings – public or by invitation
Development/Rehearsal time in the theatre
Professional feedback on the script throughout the process of development

THE ASPIRATIONS
Realisation of the script to the TW stage
Engagement of artists in the development of the work
Providing much needed structural support around the writer
Support mid career / emerging writers

THE FUTURE
Secure ongoing funding for this programme
Pay the writers and artists

2020 RESIDENCIES

 


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