Bruntwood Prize

Programme announced for 2015 HighTide Festival
The line-up includes new plays by Luke Norris and Anders Lustgarten
Manchester Royal Exchange announces new season
Highlights include Maxine Peake in The Skriker, the acclaimed Pomona and a revival of Into the Woods
Simon Stephens leads online workshop for Bruntwood Prize
By Editorial Staff
Stephens's workshop is designed to encourage writers entering this year's competition
Royal Exchange's Sarah Frankcom: 'A good play doesn't leave you alone'
The director talks judging the Bruntwood Prize, filming Hamlet and staging a new play on Manchester's scuttler gangs
Entries open for tenth Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting
The £40,000 prize will be judged by a panel chaired by Nicholas Hytner
Editor's Blog: 10 theatre resolutions for 2015
At a time when many are vowing to head for the gym, here's an alternative to-do list for the next 12 months
Nicholas Hytner chairs panel for 2015 Bruntwood Prize
By Nicole Goldstein
Next year marks the tenth anniversary of the playwriting competition
Anna Jordan wins 2013 Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting
Jordan, from south London, collected a cheque for £16,000