The Image and the Word - A workshop for designers and playwrights

The Envelope Room in association with Playwrights' Studio, Scotland

Applications are now closed

Monday 24th June, 10am - 5pm
Club Room, CCA, 350 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, G2 3JD

The Envelope Room in association with Playwrights' Studio, Scotland are delighted to host a new workshop to combine the creative talents of stage designers and playwrights by bringing the two together for a day of exploration. 

Over a day, you will work with facilitator Nicholas Bone (Artistic Director, Magnetic North Theatre Company) exploring the process of developing new work and discovering new ways playwrights and designers can collaborate directly.  This is a practical workshop with opportunities to work directly with each other to generate and develop ideas.

Each participant will receive a fee of £150.  Playwrights' Studio, Scotland and The Envelope Room can cover travel from within Scotland.

Am I eligible?

There is space for four stage designers and four playwrights.  This workshop would be particularly suited to designers who have created at least four professional productions and for playwrights who have worked professionally with a stage designer.

How to apply

We use the submissions management system Submittable to streamline our application process. If you have any difficulties using Submittable, please get in touch with us on 0141 332 4403 or at

If you are unable to use Submittable, you can e-mail your application to 

If applying by e-mail, you will need to provide:

  • Contact details (including name, address and mobile number)
  • A supporting statement of no more than 300 words explaining why you would like to participate in the workshop
  • A CV detailing your professional experience to date
  • An Equalities Monitoring Form
  • Confirmation that you are available on Monday 24th June

You will receive an email confirming the submission of your application.

Applicants will be informed of the outcome of their submission no later than Monday 27th May 2019.



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