James Tait Black Prize for Drama 2019: The Award Ceremony

Theatre (event, new writing)

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  • Traverse Theatre - Traverse 2
  • 16:00
  • Aug 19
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Suitability: 16+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: University of Edinburgh in association with Playwrights’ Studio, Scotland
  • Warnings and additional info: Strictly no latecomers.
  • Accessibility: May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
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Description

Join today’s most innovative playwrights for an afternoon of performed readings and interviews with presenter Shereen Nanjiani. The James Tait Black Prize for Drama celebrates groundbreaking 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 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.

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General venue access

  • Accessible entry: Information not supplied
  • Wheelchair access type: Building Lift
  • Stairs: 20+
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

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