£200 prize for new short play set now based on Boccaccio's collection of tales in The Decameron

31 May 2020 - 26 Jun 2020

To all you budding playwrights out there - £200 prize for new short play set during the Corona virus pandemic


£200 prize for new short drama based on the The Decameron stories by 14th century Giovanni Boccaccio who inspired Shakespeare in his writing. The stories feature 10 Florentines who leave their city for Naples following a plague. In Naples people tell tales to entertain each other while in a period of quarantine. Sound familiar?

Do join us for the workshop and then enter the competition.


Presented by Sharing Shakespeare - Shakespeare in Italy