The Joy Of Text
The world’s greatest actors performing the world’s funniest text conversations
Savoy Theatre, London, 25th April
We all have seen, read, (and screenshot) that funny, tragic or tragically funny text conversation on our phones. It might be an epic neighbourhood whatsapp drama about the recycling bins, or a toe curling apology after accidentally sending “Hey babe you up?” to your Mum at 3am.
Ambassador Theatre Group Playwright's Prize in association with Platform Presents
The 2022 Playwright’s Prize, for distinctive and dynamic plays of up to 10,000 words, opened on December 7 and entries closed at midday on March 7. This year there were 1147 submissions, 50% more than in 2021. A prestigious industry judging panel, including Pearl Mackie, Jack Farthing and Pippa Bennett-Warner, will choose the final winner, who will receive a £5,000 cash prize and mentoring from Platform Presents and Finite Films.