Open Call: Interplay Europe – Festival for Young Playwrights

Interplay Europe 2020 is calling for young playwrights apply for participation. The festival will explore contemporary European playwriting under the topic of PROGRESS in workshops, lectures, seminars, one-on-one mentoring sessions. Main focus of the festival is exploring and developing the original work of the playwrights attending.

Besides that we will get to know each other and our ways of working on drama and learn about contemporary theatre contexts in different European countries.

Read about the experience of Alexandra Moltke Johansen at Interplay 2018.

Time and place

Monday, June 29th (arrival) through Sunday, July 5th, 2020 (departure). The festival will take place in Berlin, Germany, and in Sauen (a small village in the countryside close to Berlin).


Every young author, up to age 28, pays a participants fee of 300 €. The tutors will join free of expanses and work for free. Members of ASSITEJ Denmark can apply for support for their participation.

More information

You can read the call from the organizers here.

Please contact Louis Valente from ASSITEJ Denmark before you apply:

Deadline for application

The new deadline for applications is 7 February 2020