For this brand new poetry challenge with the V&A Museum, Young Poets Network is asking you to step away from the bright stage lights, and go backstage into the murkier world behind the curtain. This challenge is open to poets up to the age of 25, from anywhere in the world. Prizes: publication on Young Poets Network, a sought-after YPN notebook, and other assorted poetry goodies….
How to Enter
This challenge is open to poets up to the age of 25, from anywhere in the world. The deadline for all entries is 12 August 2016.
You can send a page poem written down, or a performance poem as a video or as an audio file. Send as many poems as you like.
Entry details here: Behind the Curtain
The V&A’s Curtain Up exhibition is a free and immersive theatrical experience taking visitors from the stage, to the design workshops and through the history of the awards to the red carpet. For more information, visit the exhibition’s website.