PlotFest is HERE!

Lyceum Theatre Oldham is the town’s oldest established amateur theatre. We’re excited to be presenting PlotFest, a one-act play Festival in July, to start the celebrations for our 90th Anniversary year.

The closing date for sending in your script has now passed and our judges have chosen the THREE fantastic winning plays we’ll be presenting on our stage .Each winner will be given a cash prize and see their scripts come to life on 13 & 14 July 2018 as part of this year’s Greater Manchester Fringe Festival. Tickets on sale NOW

All we can tell you about our winners is that there are two men and one woman, they all live in Greater Manchester and their scripts are all very different from each other! We’ll announce the winners towards the end of March!

PlotFest Aims
1. To invite authors of not previously performed one-act plays to submit reading scripts to a Selection Committee (comprised of three experienced actors and notable directors) who will then choose ANONYMOUSLY the best three for staging at the Lyceum Theatre Oldham on Friday 13 and Saturday 14 July 2018.
2. To award cash prizes for the best three scripts chosen:
£250 for the 1st prize;
£125 for the 2nd prize
£75 for the 3rd prize.

3. To arrange two nights staging of the three successful one-act plays at Lyceum Theatre Oldham, with seats priced at £8.50