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2021 Papatango Prize & Tour

3 award-winning audio plays tour the UK with Papatango & ETT

An award supporting the next generation of playwrights.

We are delighted to have collaborated with Papatango on their annual Playwriting Award. Reimagined in 2021, at a time of unprecedented challenges, to support more artists and share new stories more accessibly than ever before, this year’s Prize received a phenomenal standard of entries.

Selected from 1,410 entries, the 3 winners are

Nkenna Akunna for Some Of Us Exist In The Future

Tom Powell for The Silence and The Noise

Tajinder Singh Hayer for Ghost Stories From An Old Country 

By turns poignant, funny and captivating, these three plays represent the very best of new writing. These three brilliant audio plays will be available in completely free listening stations, captioned and with braille scripts, at theatres nationwide.

Tickets are free and the plays can either be accessed by QR code or via venue-owned tablets, which are available to pre-book. Copies of the scripts including braille translations will be available. Tour dates are below.

What to expect ...

Tickets

Bush Theatre

28 - 30 Oct 2021 Tickets →

Everyman & Playhouse

2 - 6 Nov 2021 Tickets →

Theatr Clywd, Wales

2 - 6 Nov 2021 Tickets →

Leeds Playhouse

9 - 13 Nov 2021 Tickets →

Laurels Whitley Bay

16 - 20 Nov 2021 Tickets →

Chichester Festival Theatre

23 - 27 Nov 2021 Tickets →

Stephen Joseph Theatre

7 - 11 Dec 2021 Tickets →

An Tobar & Mull Theatre

16 - 18 Dec 2021 Tickets →

Theatre Royal Plymouth

11 - 15 Jan 2022 Tickets →

Bristol Old Vic

18 - 22 Jan 2022 Tickets →

Southwark Playhouse

25 - 29 Jan 2022 Tickets →

Oldham Coliseum

1 - 5 Feb 2022 Tickets →

Trinity Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

8 - 12 Feb 2022 Tickets →

Lyric Theatre, Belfast

22 - 26 Feb 2022 Tickets →