The Shaw Society Playwriting Award
Two aspiring playwrights claimed their awards and saw their winning plays performed at The Actors Centre The winner of The Shaw Society Playwriting Award, Dr Michael Sherborne received a prize of £500, and runner-up R A Diamond £200 from David Evans representing the Evans family, sponsors of the Award.
Divorce on the Rocks by Michael Sherborne was directed by Jon Bradshaw, featuring Will Birch, Maryann O'Brien, Matthew Curnier and Chris Bearne.
On the Rack by Ray Diamond was directed by Jonas Cemm, featuring Will Birch, Shonni Doulton and Chris Bearne.
Both plays were narrated by Jonas Cemm.
Shaw Society Chair Dr Anne Wright said “The judges were unanimously impressed by the two winning plays. witty, perceptive and sheer fun. If Shaw were alive today, he might well choose Brexit as a theme – and I am sure he would enjoy these two plays.”
"A wholly satisfying evening of intelligent writing"
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