Mercury Creatives is a free business support and mentoring programme for small to medium enterprises, freelancers or self-employed artists working in the creative industries and allied to the performing arts across Essex, East Sussex and Kent.
In association with Red Lion Books
The Challenge: Using the theme of Magic, you are challenged to write and perform a brand new 2-4 minute monologue.
To take part you must be between 10 and 18 years old.
(Psst...We are not looking for the best actors, so we are happy if you just want to read your monologue from the page)
The Mercury Theatre and Josef Weinberger are joining forces once again, following their successful partnership on the 2018 Mercury Weinberger Playwriting Prize, to discover a new cohort of talent by engaging with aspiring writers and creatives during these uncertain times.
This season we are inviting artists from all across the East region to come and play in our new Homegrown Programme.
Seven of the participants of the Mercury Creative Entrepreneurs programme will be showcasing their work at the Abbey Field Centre on Thursday 5th March 2020, at 7pm.
Join us for an evening of scratch performances, an immersive musical experience and visual arts exhibitions.
This event is not ticketed and is free to attend, but please let us know that you are coming by adding your name to the form below.
Interested in joining us in one of our Mercury Productions?
The Mercury Theatre is dedicated to finding, supporting and producing the next generation of playwrights based in the East of England.
Mercury Creative Entrepreneurs Programme, offers free training and mentoring for newly registered companies or self-employed people working in any area of the creative industries.
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