Submit your texts for AURORA. The drama award of the city of BYDGOSZCZ!

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Until April 15th, the Teatr Polski in Bydgoszcz is welcoming submissions for the prestigious international playwright award, AURORA. THE DRAMA AWARD OF THE CITY OF BYDGOSZCZ, presented as part of the esteemed Prapremiery Festival The winner receives 50,000 PLN during the 23rd edition of the Premiere Festival.

In 2021, the Teatr Polski in Bydgoszcz launched the AURORA Drama Award of the City of Bydgoszcz, honoring outstanding contemporary playwrights. This award encourages innovative storytelling on pressing issues and facilitates collaboration among regional artists during the final week of the competition.

Starting from January 16th, the open call for the fourth edition of the AURORA Drama Award commenced. This competition is open to playwrights hailing from an extensive list of countries including Poland, Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Montenegro, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Kosovo, Lithuania, Latvia, Macedonia, Moldova, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, and Hungary.

Entries can be submitted in one of four languages: English, Polish, Russian, or Ukrainian

The submission deadline is April 15th, 23:59 Polish time. You can access the competition rules, application form, and other essential information at For any common queries, there’s a FAQ section available on the website as well.

Elena Tworkowska
Secretary of the Award, +48 603 171 278

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