Pioneer Playwriting Awards

Friday, 23 November 2018 | 07:30 PM to 08:30 PM


Join Sydney’s theatre industry and walk the red carpet for the first annual Pioneer Playwriting Award, presented at the Pioneer Theatre Castle Hill on Friday Nov 23.

The Pioneer Playwright Award aims to encourage the development of new Australian theatre by rewarding an outstanding novice, emerging or established artist. The award is open to any Australian writer, with a preference for artists who have a connection the The Hills Shire in North-West Sydney.

A panel of esteemed theatre makers will announce the shortlist of finalists in early November with the winning work announced by the Pioneer Play Festival on November 15th.

The award will be presented at the opening night of the Pioneer Play Festival by Dr Michelle Byrne, Mayor of The Hills Shire City Council, followed by a prepared reading of the winning play directed by Dom Mercer, and a gala Mayoral reception.

7.30pm, Friday 23rd  Nov.                                                                                               

Tickets from $35



  • Friday, 23 November 2018 | 07:30 PM - 08:30 PM


The Pioneer Theatre, Cnr Pennant & Castle St, Castle Hill 2154  View Map

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