Think you have a story to tell about the Thatcher years?

Posted: January 25, 2013 in Events, Updates

Then how about considering putting pen to paper (or finger to keyboard) and sending ScriptReadEast your scripts by the 1st of April.

ScriptReadEast would like SCRIPT SUBMISSIONS FOR LIVE SCRIPT-READING EVENT AT RICH MIX, EAST LONDON, MAY 12TH. PART OF ‘The is no such thing as society? The Thatcher Years – MY EIGHTIES ‘ by Dave Sinclair

Are you an emerging writer who has a script you want to develop? Is your script about any of the following?

Do you have a script that responds to any of the going’s on in the 80’s – The Thatcher years? We would like script submissions that have links to the 80’s and issues such as : housing, alternatives to austerity, democracy, miners strikesthe Liverpool 47,Greenham Common, students protests over YTS & grant cuts , the Poll Tax , Police and racism, the riots ..

ScriptReadEast is an established live script- reading event , and we will be part of a programme of linked events on Sunday 12th May. If your script is selected for this event, professional actors will read your script to a live audience.

Scripts – they can be feature length or short film scripts, radio, TV or theatre scripts. Please omit camera directions and send a character breakdown and synopsis along with your script to: Sophie @

Further information on previous ScriptReadEast events 

As we wanted to make sure there were events to widen the discussion of what happened in the 80’s and how it relates to today, ScriptReadEast is running this event on Sunday 12th May at the RichMix. 


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