Scribe Writing Competition

Scribe Writing Competition

Imbewu’s endeavor to develop South African Contemporary Theatre can be seen in its SCrIBE script writing competition . This National competition provides opportunity for writers to have their work produced and showcased. Final scripts will be selected from our panel of judges to be part of our Stage Readings with three final script selected. A post- discussion with industry professionals and Actors, we believe, could be of tremendous value to these new stories which are already well on their way to experiencing exciting futures on stages across the country.



Imbewu Trust announces SCrIBE 2016 winners

The winners of the 2016 SCrIBE Scriptwriting Competition were announced at an awards ceremony on Friday (30 September). Nokuzola Zoe Bikwana’s No Christmas For Us and Milton Schorr’s The Heroin Diaries were announced as the overall winners of the annual competition, following a week of professional staged readings featuring four... Read More

Winners announced for 2015 SCrIBE Competition

Christine Skinner The 2015 SCrIBE Scriptwriting Competition winners were announced at an awards ceremony in Cape Town after a week of staged readings of the five finalists’ scripts. Francois Joubert won the top prize for his script, Four/Vier, which explores corruption as well as the deconstruction of white-Afrikaans masculinity and... Read More

Imbewu Trust announces 2014 SCrIBE winners

The Imbewu Trust announced the winners of the 2014 SCrIBE Scriptwriting Competition at an awards ceremony on Saturday night. Joanna Evans won the top prize of having her play ‘4 Small Gods’ professionally produced for a run at a Cape Town theatre next year. Menzi Mkhwane’s ‘Last Cow Standing’ was... Read More

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