One-Act Playwriting
Competition 2017

Now in its sixth year!
Sterts is looking for fresh new writing.
This could be your chance!

As in previous years Sterts is looking for 30-minute plays for up to four adult actors.

The winner will receive their £100 prize and have their play produced on November 25th, 2017 in Sterts Studio. 
Two runners-up will also receive prizes and their plays will be given rehearsed readings on the same bill as the winner.
An additional award is given for a play written in English on a Cornish theme. This extra prize is to encourage Cornish culture wherever it has taken root.
And, thanks to the internet, the competition is worldwide. 
You don’t have to live in Cornwall to enter.

You do have to:-
Be over 18
Submit before July 31, 2017
Check rules, submission details and download application forms at
An experienced panel of judge’s shortlist the top plays.
Then our panel of professional playwrights choose the winners.

For full rules and more specific guidelines CLICK HERE

For Entry Form CLICK HERE