Applications for our Autumn 2016 Season are now closed. The deadline for submitting your pitch for Spring 2017 will be announced in November 2016. Please read this page and the guidelines before submitting.
Every season Lakeside Theatre invites proposals from current and former UoE students to make shows for our Studio Theatre as part of our Homegrown Shows programme.
Since 2013 we’ve encouraged students and alumni to form companies and enabled them to direct, produce and technically manage over 20 small scale productions in our black box studio space. Due to high demand and popularity we’re now expanding this programme and there are up to 4 slots on offer in each season.
Lakeside Theatre Studio Shows are awarded by application and all forms are downloadable at the foot of this page. All University of Essex Students and Alumni are eligible to apply. If you want to produce your own show in the Studio we would like to hear from you.
We look for productions that:
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