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FIZZY SHERBET accepts short play submissions of 10-20 minutes length (maximum of 15 pages of script) for 1-4 characters by women writers* worldwide


There are no guidelines on themes, please send us the play you are most excited about, which tells the story you most want to be heard


One play submission per writer. 


This is a paid opportunity, each chosen writer will receive a fee of £400, an audio production of the play & inclusion on our podcast. As well as new short plays, our podcast series features interviews with the playwrights about their piece, their process and their inspirations. We also interview a special guest. To acquaint yourself with our format, please listen to the podcast on all podcast channels or at 


To submit, please send your short play as a Word Doc or PDF to with a short biog, including information on where you were born and where you currently live. We are excited about connecting women creatives from around the world and creating an international network


We have a rolling submissions window but to be considered for the first Podcast season, please submit before 23.59pm on 07 August 2021


This is an ACE-funded project


*We are looking for submissions from all women, including trans women and non-binary people, who have been traditionally underrepresented in the theatre industry on gender lines, with the aim of presenting a varied and fascinating series of stories.

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