Skip Main Navigation
Page Content
This event has ended

Smash & Grab Scriptwriting Masterclass

BBC writersroom

Wednesday, 18 September 2013 from 15:00 to 16:00 (BST)

Smash & Grab Scriptwriting Masterclass

Ticket Information

Type End Quantity
Smash & Grab Masterclass Ended Free  

Who's Going

Loading your connections...

Event Details



BBC iCreate and BBC Writersroom Present  

Smash & Grab 

In a unique partnership between BBC Writersroom and BBC iCreate we’re inviting you to write a script for a short film, set around one of the following iconic BBC sets. 

The ONE Show, Casualty, CBBC Office with Hacker & Dodge and the CBeebies House

This exciting BBC iCreate/Writersroom Challenge invites you to create a drama or comedy, thriller or rom com, sitcom or sci-fi around one of our four sets and get it in front of people who can turn it into a film and make it happen.   


Scripts should be between 5 -10 minutes/pages in length

The scripts will be judged by Kate Rowland BBC Writersroom, Pat Younge BBC iCreate and representatives from each of our designated programme areas.

The winning scripts will be made into short films and posted on iCreate & Gateway.  


Kate Rowland of the BBC Writersroom says “ Smash and Grab offers new writers the opportunity to be bold, imaginative, entertaining and will raid the BBC’s fantastic sets during downtime to make original stories in familiar places that will surprise and challenge the audience in weird and wonderful ways”. 

If you think you’ve got what it takes, If you have an original voice, may never have written before and have an imaginative approach to one of our chosen sets get writing now and submit your script on BBC iCreate.

 To find out more, join Kate at this masterclass on scriptwriting for short films... 


BBC Writersroom finds, nurtures and develops writing talent across television, radio and film.

BBC iCreate is a place where ideas happen, a ‘creative incubator’ to share ideas, comment, build and rate the ideas of others, and contribute to business-led challenges.

Do you have questions about Smash & Grab Scriptwriting Masterclass? Contact BBC writersroom

Interested in hosting your own event?

Join millions of people on Eventbrite.

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.