James Tait Black Prize for Drama 2018: The Award Ceremony

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  • Traverse Theatre - Traverse 2
  • 16:00
  • Aug 20
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Suitability: 16+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: The University of Edinburgh in association with Playwrights’ Studio, Scotland
  • Warnings and additional info: Strictly no latecomers
  • Accessibility: May not apply to all performances. Please confirm before booking. See our Accessibility page for details.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years

Description

Join some of today’s most innovative playwrights for an afternoon of insightful interviews and performed readings. The James Tait Black Prize for Drama celebrates ground-breaking drama produced worldwide in the last year. The £10,000 prize is awarded to the play that most clearly demonstrates an original voice and makes a significant contribution to the art form. During the ceremony, extracts from the three shortlisted plays will be performed and thought-provoking discussions held with the playwrights about their work, before the winner of the esteemed prize is revealed. More info: traverse.co.uk.

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