DISCOVERY Taster Workshops

Discovery is Kali’s free writing programme for aspiring playwrights in the North East England, North West England and London in collaboration with Oldham Coliseum Leeds Playhouse and Hampstead Theatre,

It will run from September 2021 to March 2022 and is open to UK based women writers of South Asian descent* who are eligible to live and work in the UK

Writers must be able to get to one of the partner venues. (A small bursary is available to help with travel expenses)

No previous writing experience is necessary. This opportunity is for writers who have never had a full length play professionally produced.


5pm Thursday 29 July

*At least one parent must be descended from the diasporas of the Indian subcontinent

DISCOVERY Taster Workshops

Kali will be running taster workshops, where you’ll have a chance to meet the team and kickstart your playwriting journey!

Book here for OLDHAM Saturday 3rd July (2-4pm) with Emteaz Hussain and joined by Trina Haldar

Book for LONDON: Tuesday 13th July 2021 (7-9pm) with Atiha Sen Gupta Email, with KALI TASTER in the subject line to book your place

Book for LEEDS: Saturday 17 July 2021 (2-4pm) with Aisha Khan and Helena Bell Email to book your place

Don’t worry if you can’t attend a workshop, you can still apply to DISCOVERY.


How to apply to the Discovery Programme

Published on:
2 Jul 2021


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