Three former Resident Playwrights May Sumbwanyambe, Sam Potter and Sam Grabiner with new Resident Playwright Dara Aiyegbayo (second from left) Photo credit Adam Bennett

Since 2014 Papatango have run the annual Resident Playwright position. Selected through open applications, in line with our commitment to championing the best new talent regardless of background or connections, the Resident Playwright is supported in their own writing by Papatango and runs free masterclasses and networking events with emerging writers across the country.