The next WriterSlam UK will be on Thursday 19th November, and we have now chosen the 5 writers who will be showcased at the event.
The finalist will take part in a workshop with veteran producer Michael Jacob, (My Family, Goodnight Sweetheart), who will help them polish their script extracts in preparation for the event on 19th November.
They will have their extracts performed on the night, with career development prizes up for grabs from Tiger Aspect Productions, who will be offering a paid development commission, as well as prizes Hat Trick Productions, the BBC and ITV/ITV Studios.
The shortlisted writers are:
- Halida Abbaro – Mersey Cumparsita
- Lynda Clark – Them Indoors
- Ravdeep Mangat – All Around Avi
- Rafiq Richard – Black Sheep
- Esosa Uwaifo – Life Of A Roadman
Congratulations to all!