Traverse Young Writers
Traverse Young Writers is aimed at 18-25 year olds who wish to
develop their playwriting skills. It offers the opportunity to be
part of a creative network, where aspiring playwrights can discuss,
debate and create great new work.
This season, the Traverse Young Writers will participate in a
series of intensive playwriting workshops with award winning
playwright, May Sumbwanyambe. May is an Associate lecturer at
Edinburgh Napier University and a Teaching Fellow at the University
of Edinburgh, currently working across stage, screen and radio.
These workshops shall be supported by further sessions with the
Traverse Artistic Team, developing understanding of the unique
processes of staging new work. The course will culminate in a
one-to-one dramaturgy session with a member of the Traverse Reading
Dates & times
Starts Mon 24 Sep, 7-9pm
The course will run for 9 consecutive weeks on Monday evenings.
The final session shall be a bookable 1-2-1 slot.
The cost of a 10-week course of Traverse Young Writers is £90.
The Traverse is able to offer a limited number of bursaries
covering the majority of the course fees for those unable to
For more information please contact Sunniva Ramsay, Creative
Producer, at email@example.com
We would like to thank The Turtleton Charitable Trust, The Teale
Charitable Trust, the Nimar Charitable Trust, The Steel Charitable
Trust and The Gannochy Trust for their generous
support of Traverse Young Writers.