CALL-OUT FOR WRITERS
White Rabbit: The Future
In line with this year’s Refugee Week theme of ‘Our Shared Future’, White Rabbit are hosting an evening of new short stories responding to the theme of The Future. In a rapidly changing world, they are inspired to explore what utopian/dystopian futures lie ahead. White Rabbit are looking for writers, particularly (but not exclusively) those who have a personal connection, directly or indirectly, personally or via friends and family, with the refugee experience. They are looking for fiction stories of around 1000 words on the theme of The Future.
The White Rabbit team of actors and writers will read the selected stories at Toynbee Studios on Friday 23 June. Selected writers will be given a free ticket for themselves plus two guests, as well as food and drink at on the night. All ticket proceeds from the event will go to Greenwich Refugee Aid.
Please email your submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org by midnight Friday 2 June.
Event details: White Rabbit: The Future 23 June 2017 7.30pm | £8
Toynbee Studios, 28 Commercial Street London, E1 6AB (Nearest station Aldgate East)
Book tickets: artsadmin.co.uk/events/4018
Watch an example of the show here: youtube.com/watch?v=ogo9Pl6LSCE
White Rabbit is committed to providing a platform for short stories and short story writers. Their first event was in the Arts Bar and Café at Toynbee Studios in October 2008. Since then they have performed new writing by over 900 new writers, and have regular sell out shows at Toynbee Studios, London and The Basement in Brighton. They have also created bespoke storytelling nights for Norden Farm in Maidenhead, National Theatre, Thames Festival, Jubilee Pageant, Islington WORD2012, Wandsworth Festival, Jackson’s Lane Theatre and Winchester Discovery Centre.