Friday, 24 November 2017

December meeting: 2-4pm, Sunday 3rd December, Derby Museum

Seasons greetings!  It's our final meeting of 2017 and we're hoping for a cracker of a meeting- if you'd like to join us as we help our members wrap up their story ideas into finished scripts, you'd be very welcome.

Come and join us on the day, or email us-

Thursday, 26 October 2017

November Meeting: 2-4pm, Sunday 5 November, Derby Museum

Whoosh! We're back for our November meeting on Bonfire night- if you'd like to join us as we help our members add a little sparkle to their scripts in progress, you'd be very welcome.

Come and join us on the day, or email us-

Saturday, 23 September 2017

October Meeting: 2-4pm, Sunday 1st October, Derby Museum

White Rabbits! Our next meeting is at the very start of the month in October- if you'd like to join us as we work with our members to develop their scripts in progress, you'd be very welcome.
Come and join us on the day, or email us-

Wednesday, 6 September 2017

DSW members news roundup- September 2017

Lots of updates from DSW members at this months meeting-

Congratulations to Isabel who has graduated with 1st Class Honours in Creative and Professional Writing from Nottingham University- well done!

Chrissie has two short story commissions from Erewash Borough Council celebrating the Centenary of Victoria Park. The Heritage Lottery funded project will also involve Chrissie collecting ‘stories’ and images from the community about the park for a future display. 

And great news for DSW member Richard, whose short script 'From Scratch' is a finalist in the National Association of Writers Groups Ten Minute Play Competition. Great work Richard- looking forward to seeing how far your next script will go!

Friday, 25 August 2017

September Meeting: 2-4pm, Sunday 3rd September, Derby Museum

After the ups and downs of the Summer weather, we're back for our regular monthly meeting to discuss our script projects- if you'd like to join us, come and say hello on the day, or get in touch through our email address:

Tuesday, 1 August 2017

Have a great summer!

Hope you're having fun basking in the sun and avoiding the showers this summer- Derbyshire Scriptwriters is taking it's annual summer break so there's no August meeting. See you in September!

Wednesday, 28 June 2017

July Meeting: 2-4pm, Sunday 2nd July at Derby Museum

Hello! Our post workshop rewrites and crit sessions continue at Derbyshire Scriptwriters, with scripts from Lynda and Andrew to be discussed at our July meeting- if you'd like to come along and say hello, send us an email:

Friday, 21 April 2017

AGM: Sunday 7 May 2017 Derby Museum (2-4pm)

We'll be having our AGM next meeting- we'll have a roundup of the years's events and successes, and look towards how we can move our workshop plays to the next level. If you'd like to join us, please get in touch through

Friday, 14 April 2017

International recognition for DSW member Richard

Here's a great reminder about how far your work can go when you send it out into the world...

DSW Member Richard's award winning Pintsize Play 'It's All in the Mind' is being revived by South Otago Theatre Society in New Zealand for a 7 date tour of community halls as part of a show called Playing Around along with 7 other previous Pintsized Plays.

Richard's dedication to writing and sharing his work is a great inspiration to the members of Derbyshire Scriptwriters- congratulations again, Richard!

Thursday, 2 February 2017

February meeting Sun 5th Feb, 2-4pm, Derby Museum

Hello, we'll be back to our usual time of first Sunday of the month this weekend for our Derbyshire Scriptwriters meet up- we'll be discussing works in progress, and the what's involved in the process of bringing our work off the page and onto the stage.

If you'd like to join us, come along and say hello, or email

Tuesday, 3 January 2017

January Meeting: 8th January, 2-4pm, Derby Musem

Happy new year! We're back, fully de-turkeyed and ready to get on with developing our members scripts from our October workshop- if you'd like to join us, come along and say hello this Sunday, or email