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Script Surgeries

Writing a play and looking for some advice? Script surgeries are 50 minute, one-to-one sessions with a professional playwright. Chris Deans and Lesley Hart will be running the Script Surgeries for TalkFest at Southside Fringe

Submissions Process

We use Submittable to help streamline our submissions process. If you are having any problems with the site, please call us on 0141 332 4403 or email and we'll do our best to help you.

How do I apply?

Click on the Submit button below to start your application. Submittable will ask you to create an account (or sign in to your existing account). You will need to fill in your name and email address and choose a password.

Once you've created an account, you will then be asked to fill in your contact details, equalities information and upload your extract.

You will need to provide:

  • The title of your play
  • A synopsis of your play
  • The reason that you'd like to be considered for a script surgery (no more than 100 words)
  • The playwright you would like to meet with (if you have a preference)
  • A 30 page extract in either Word or PDF format

Once you have completed all questions, click the final Submit button. You should then receive an email confirming the submission of your application.

The Script Surgeries will take place at Finn's Place, Langside Church, 167 Ledard Rd, Glasgow, G42 9QU on Saturday 20 May 2017 between 11am and 4pm.

Deadline: 5pm on Friday 28 April 2017


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