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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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Online group chat to share news, seek advice and organise meet-ups


Saturday 22nd May

Online sitcom writing with Bennett Arron

1pm-5pm online via Zoom

Described by The Guardian as the Welsh Seinfeld, writer and comedian Bennett Arron has created dozens of episodes of television, three series for radio, one feature film, three books and thousands of hours of material for other entertainers. He knows his sitcom stuff and he's going to share it with us!

See our workshops page for full details on how to attend

Thursday 15th July

The first ten pages with Tom Needham

8pm-9pm online via Zoom

Your script needs to work it like a snake-charmer from the very start if you're to be in with even half a chance of getting it produced. So what are the key ingredients of a real page-turner that will grab a commissioner's attention? Hmmm. Why not find out from a seasoned pro, someone who's written a gazillion telly episodes and who is also brilliant at sharing his wisdom?

See our workshops page for full details on how to attend

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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!