Shine Drama, the creators of Merlin, partnered with the National Youth Theatre and arts charity IdeasTap to launch "Write to Shine," a stage and screenwriting competition. 6 winners will be invited to a 10-week masterclass in script development in theatre and television. Applicants must be 17 to 30 years of age and available for workshops in January/February for 10 weeks, held on weekends in central London. To apply, log in or register with the IdeasTap website, go to this page to access the application form, and submit a script no longer than 15 pages. Submission closes on November 3, Thursday, at 5pm. For more information, visit this link to the brief on IdeasTap.
Colin has done a short video invitation for the competition:
|Direct link to Merlin Official Facebook video|