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Rewrite brings together young people from different backgrounds to fight prejudice and injustice, through the power of drama and creative writing.


Creative Writing Competition
We are excited to announce the launch of this year's competition for young people, in partnership with The Wiener Library. Download full information here. Deadline: 6th November 2014.

Annual Celebration 18th of November 2014
Come and celebrate another amazing year of Rewrite activities. For more information and to book your free ticket, click here

Creative ESOL
A one-day course sharing our innovative practice on language learning through drama and the arts on: Friday 19th September, Thursday 2nd October or Saturday 11th October 2014. For more information email [email protected]. Early Bird Discount if you book by 18th July

Watch a new Creative ESOL film and read a recent Creative ESOL report.

Rewrite in the News
A reporter from London 360 Community Channel came to visit us in December 2013 (through our involvement with the Small Charities Coalition). Watch a short film which features us and a blog exploring our work.

The Dark Follow
Listen to a new radio drama play created by Rewrite participants here.

Creative ESOL Essay Published
The British Council have recognised our Creative ESOL programme in a new publication. The essay explores our pioneering drama-based approach to language learning with newly arrived young migrants, asylum-seekers and refugees:

Download the essay on its own
(50kb pdf)
Download the whole publication (650kb pdf)
British Council website

Rewrite in the Financial Times
Our work featured in the Financial Times recently. Read the article here

Watch Rewrite Films
Rewrite documentary produced by Sekani Doram in 2009.
Radio Drama Project 2010 'making-of' film. A partnership project between Rewrite and the Roundhouse.

Rewrite, 5 Elephant Lane, London SE16 4JD
tel: 07575 743103
reg charity 1109901