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1st Sep 2023
to 6th Nov 2023

Age Range

Young Playwrights Mayo 2023

Imagine bringing your playwriting dreams to life with the help of skilled mentors and talented actors and directors. This year, it's not just a dream – it's a reality!

The Linenhall Arts Centre and Fighting Words Mayo are thrilled to offer young, passionate individuals a chance to embark on an exhilarating playwriting adventure.

In this intensive program, young people dive headfirst into a world of creativity. Through a series of dynamic workshops, they'll craft their very own 10-minute play, receiving invaluable insights and tips from experienced mentors and writers. But that's not all – the they'll also have the chance to enjoy the ongoing program of theater shows at the Linenhall Arts Centre, absolutely free of charge.

And the grand finale? A spectacular moment when professional theater directors and talented actors breathe life into the young people's work, presenting a rehearsed staged reading in front of an audience.

Guided by mentors and seasoned playwrights, this program is an opportunity to uncover the secrets of sparkling dialogue, bring compelling characters to life, and master the art of play and plot structure. But above all have a blast along the way!

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Please note that the details of events listed above are provided by the relevant Local Authorities.

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