New Writing

Since 2014 KSF’s Executive/Creative Director Steven Winter has acted as a Master teacher at Drama Centre London at Central Saint Martins working with student’s studying the MA in Dramatic Writing exploring how best to train writers in the UK. Teaching also included ways in which to increase access and diversity resulting in the publication of The Student Guide to Writing: Playwriting competition, run with the Bush Theatre and Oberon Books and the London Writers Week run with The Writers’ Guild of Great Britain, BBC Writersroom and the National Association of Writers in Education. Fellow Masters included John Yorke, former Controller of BBC Drama; Kate Rowland, founder of BBC Writersroom; Ola Animashawun, founder of The Royal Court Theatre’s young writers programme; Stephen Jefferys, Literary Associate at The Royal Court Theatre; David Edgar, founder of the UK’s first postgraduate course in Playwriting and Nina Steiger, Senior Dramaturg at the National Theatre.