Hot Shorts 2017

The Drill Hall Theatre Company is excited to announce that its biennial short play competition HOT SHORTS is on again this year on 3, 4, 5, 10, 11, 12 November this year. Writers have submitted their plays, which must be original, not previously performed, no longer than 10 minutes and with minimal staging difficulties.

The 10 plays chosen for 2017 are:

The Same Page

Downtown Grabby

The Runner Up

Mr Perfect



Bi Postal

Conception Perception


The Hunger

DHTC would also like to hear from directors and others who can assist with production. Email us at if you are interested.

Please watch this space for further information.

Mike Russo