£12,000 Perfect Pitch Award 2015/16 in partnership with Theatre Royal Stratford East
Perfect Pitch and Theatre Royal Stratford East are delighted to announce the 2015/16 Perfect Pitch Award for musical theatre writing.
Both companies, known for developing new musical theatre, are collaborating on the project, which will see a new British writing team awarded with £12,000 and the opportunity to collaborate on a new musical.
The winning British writing team will be awarded with £12,000 and tasked with writing a full draft of an original musical in a 12-month period, supported and mentored throughout by Perfect Pitch and Theatre Royal Stratford East. After 12 months the show will be presented in a professional staged reading and / or production.
The award is open to all writers - playwrights, screenwriters, composers and songwriters - and no previous experience of writing a musical is necessary. Writers can apply as book writers, lyricists, and / or composers.
To apply writers must submit …