EMERGE 4- The Bunker Theatre

EMERGE is a platform that gives four emerging writers, directors and a company of actors the opportunity to collaborate/showcase their work to the industry- plus each writer receives mentorship from some of the industries top creatives (see PAST EVENTS page for previous mentors).

Previous industry attendees include:

Royal Court, Theatre 503, Arcola Theatre, Soho Theatre, Oberon Books, Nick Hern Publishing, Finborough Theatre, Underbelly, Bush Theatre, Red Planet TV.

Literary Agents include:

Curtis Brown, Cassarotto, Troika, Knight Hall.

Previous EMERGE writers have had their work staged at:

Hampstead Theatre Downstairs, The Bunker Theatre, Camden Peoples Theatre, VAULT Festival, Old Red Lion, Theatre 503, Arcola Theatre, Theatre Royal Stratford East, Theatre N16.



  • There is no theme but the submission must be NEW writing.
  • Short plays or Excerpts from longer pieces (No Musicals).
  • Minimum/Maximum Length: 20-25 minutes.
  • Must have:
    • Minimal Set.
    • Max 4 cast members.

IF YOU MAKE THE FINAL 4- Each writer is set up with a director and a mentor (top industry creative). Flux will coordinate casting with the writer/director. The writer/director’s are then responsible for arranging rehearsals, creating set (must be minimal), sorting costumes, and creating a cue sheet to give to the technician. There will be 1 hour tech rehearsal before performance.



April 15th 

EMERGE 4 will take place MON, JUNE 17TH at THE BUNKER THEATRE 

Gaining feedback is part of the event and all artists involved need to be present (on Mon, June 17th) to receive this.



Published on:
1 Apr 2019


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