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Resident Writer – Tron Theatre

Tron Theatre is pleased to re-launch its Resident Writer opportunity, offering an emerging Scotland-based playwright a commission to write and develop a new piece of theatre. As well as the commission they will receive a package of support, including dramaturgical sessions and a public rehearsed reading of their new play.

Applicants are invited to submit a previously written play as an example of their writing and an idea for a play they would like to write if chosen as the Resident Writer.

The Resident Writer will receive a commission fee of £5,587 for a new play of up to 60 minutes, as well as a package of support including:

  • 6 sessions with a dramaturg.
  • Two development workshop weeks supported by a director and performers.
  • A public reading at the Tron in May 2023
  • A set of headshots taken by a professional photographer
  • Advice and support from the Tron’s team.

For further information on the opportunity and how to apply, please visit: https://www.tron.co.uk/resident-writer/