WHO ARE WE?

Nouveau Riche is a multi-award winning, creative movement. Discovering, nurturing and producing culturally inclusive work that is both educational and entertaining.

 

WHAT IS IT?

Brand Nouveau Initiative is our attachment scheme that aims to nurture and develop the next generation of theatre practitioners, collaborating with each other to create exciting brand new work.

 

WHAT ARE WE OFFERING?

The scheme provides opportunities to expand networks, receive first-class mentoring, and benefit from a creative space resulting in a work in progress production at Vaults Festival 2020.

 

WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

We are looking to produce 2 brand new full-length scripts from 2 writers of colour. 

 

WHAT WE EXPECT FROM THE APPLICANTS 

  • Attend meetings and workshops with other members of The Brand Nouveau Initiative and Nouveau Riche staff during the development process.

  • Attend networking events and have the opportunity to watch new pieces of theatre

 

GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION

We accept:

Full length plays (running at 50 minutes or more) 

We do not accept:

Plays which have received a full production (more than a 5-night run)

All scripts will be considered by the Creative team at Nouveau Riche as well as our in- house script readers.

The successful applicants will be emerging artists and creatives looking to take the next step in their careers. Applicants should not have written more than one professional production, and feel ready to complete an attachment with Nouveau Riche.

Please send a copy of your play in PDF or Word format/A synopsis of the play (no longer than a page) and a short cover letter, introducing us to your craft and detailing why the scheme would be beneficial to you.

Please send all content to info@nvrch.co.uk

By Friday 20th December 2019

 

Kindly supported by the Vault Festival.

Nouveau Riche Presents 

Brand Nouveau Initiative: Vault Festival Edition

Nouveau Riche© 2017 by Eddie Kagutuzi