Deathtrap Creative Writing Competition

To celebrate the opening of our Ensemble production, DEATHTRAP this month; Dundee Rep in association with the University of Dundee are thrilled to launch an exciting new creative writing competition. We are inviting people to put pen to paper to compose an original work of fiction tackling the subject of writing about writing, in no more than 500 words.

All entries will be judged and 3 winners and 2 runners-up will be selected. The overall winner will receive exclusive access throughout the rehearsal process of Dundee Rep Ensemble’s, Passing Places, one creative writing mentoring session with Writer and Director of the University's Writing Practice and Study programme, Kirsty Gunn, 2 x tickets to ALL Dundee Rep Ensemble productions during 2018 and more!

 

CLOSING DATE: MON 12 FEB AT 5pm

WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED ON FRI 16 FEB

 

PRIZES

1ST PRIZE:

  • Access at points throughout the rehearsal process of Dundee Rep Ensemble's Passing Places, directed by the Rep’s Artistic Director Andrew Panton 
  • One creative writing mentoring session with Writer and Director of the Writing Practice and Study programme at the University of Dundee, Kirsty Gunn 
  • 2 tickets to all Dundee Rep Ensemble productions during 2018 
  • Names will appear on Dundee Rep and Dundee University Websites 
  • Presentation at Dundee Rep Theatre (alongside photocall and releases with press) 


2nd PRIZE:

  • 2 tickets to all Dundee Rep Ensemble productions during 2018 
  • £50 book voucher 
  • Names will appear on Dundee Rep and Dundee University Websites 
  • Presentation at Dundee Rep Theatre (alongside photocall and releases with press) 


3rd PRIZE:

  • £50 book voucher + 2 tickets to Spring Awakening 
  • Presentation at Dundee Rep Theatre (alongside photocall and releases with press) 
  • Names will appear on Dundee Rep and Dundee University Websites 2 x Runners-up: 
  • Names will appear on Dundee Rep and Dundee University Websites 
  • 2 tickets to a Dundee Rep Ensemble production during 2018 
  • Presentation at Dundee Rep Theatre (alongside photocall and releases with press)

 

Please send entries via email to drtmarketing@dundeerep.co.uk

Entrants must be 14+