First Bite 2019- scratch opportunity for theatre makers in the Midlands

First Bite is an exciting and unique opportunity for artists/companies in the Midlands to develop new ideas and perform work in front of an audience of theatregoers and national venues/industry professionals.

They are looking for submissions from theatre makers from across the Midlands to take part in a festival of scratch performance.


First Bite will take place at 3 different venues, across 3 dates:

2nd March 2019: Midlands Art Centre 

22nd March 2019: Derby Theatre    

05th April 2019: Attenborough Arts Centre

Three of the programmed companies will go on to receive a commission of £3,000 to develop the work and to present it at its next stage, alongside a showcase of new performance work, during Bite Size at Warwick Arts Centre in January 2020.


Monday 3rd December at 6pm

For more information including how to apply:


Published on:
16 Oct 2018


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