Fresh Voices

Fresh Voices UK presents the work of experienced BAME writers to an invited industry audience in order to demonstrate a wider perspective. Not only of Black, Asian & Minority Ethnic stories and lives, or the ‘black’ experience, but the human condition. Fresh Voices also run a variety of writer’s courses in collaboration with The London Film School to promote new, diverse stories being told to a mainstream audience. To advertise writers roles among the pool of Writers Slam alumni email: Carol.freshvoices@me.com 

 

Think Bigger, Writers Camp

Think Bigger run a six-month programme sponsored by Creative Skillset for aspiring writers and script editors with disabilities. Giving 5 new writers and 5 new script editors the chance to enter the industry and shake things up, all while getting their new stories and voices heard by the Indies that they are placed with. If you’d like to sign your Company up to participate in this scheme, please email – enquiries@thinkbigger.uk.com 

 

Writers Slam

Writers Slam is an initiative ran by the Triforce Creative Network which seeks to find 5 new, diverse writers who will have their work showcased in front of an industry panel, with representatives from the BBC, Channel 4, Sky in addition to winning a paid development commission from TriForce Productions, culminating in an industry table read in Spring 2017 supported by Sky Drama.  

The runner up will receive a guaranteed place on the BBC’s Introduction to Continuing Drama workshop – an invite-only workshop for writer’s hoping to write for the BBC’s award winning continuing dramas; Holby City, Casualty, Doctors and Eastenders. To advertise writers roles among the pool of Writers Slam alumni email: minnie@thetcn.com