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Inspirational support for scriptwriters in our region

Script Yorkshire is a volunteer-run organisation supporting writers in creating stories for stage, screen and radio.

Become a member and you’ll have access to free writing workshops with industry professionals, along with plenty of opportunities to share your scripts and see them come to life through our network of local actors.

So whether you’re just starting out in scriptwriting and you’re keen to learn the craft, or you’re an experienced writer with wisdom to impart, come and join us! We’d love you to be part of what we do.


Learn your craft and keep improving

Inspiring workshops with industry professionals

See your work

come alive

Regular script-in-hand performance events with feedback from the pros

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Tuesdays 18th August & 8th September

How to write radio drama with Oliver Emanuel

8pm online via Zoom

Oliver Emanuel is hosting another two online scriptwriting workshops especially for us in the run-up to our 2020 Radio Competition deadline. We're thrilled to have him as a guest tutor as he's won an impressive string of prestigious audio drama awards. Just give him a Google and you'll see!

See our workshops page for full details on how to attend

Saturday 7th November 2020 [MAY BE POSTPONED]

Page to Stage

7.30pm @ Seven Arts, Chapel Allerton

Rescheduled from May due to the coronavirus outbreak. Five Script Yorkshire members' short pieces performed script in hand by professional actors, with feedback from our panel of industry insiders and the paying public. Always a good night - in a lovely intimate venue.

See our Page to Stage page for full details on how to submit

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"You find that plays, radio dramas, TV series and movies are written by people just like you. They fret, they struggle, occasionally triumph. They live in Yorkshire. They belong to Script Yorkshire."

Join us today!