Pursued by a Bear offer a bespoke script reading/dramaturgical service to writers and companies outside of our in house commissions.   This may include any or all of the following script development stages:

* written script report

* face to face script meeting(s)

* sustained dramaturgy over the course of a play being written

* script development workshops with actors

* industry/public rehearsed readings


Current 2016 clients include

* New Writing South – Writer Samreen Faria

* Kali Theatre – Writer Veronica Dewan


Previous writers/organisations include:  Matilda Ibini (Burnt Out Theatre) whose play MUSCOVADO won the 2015 Alfred Fagon Audience Award; Gail Louw, Joe Hammond (New Writing South); Veronica Dewan, Mahsuda Snaith (Kali Theatre);  Bettina Gracias (Soho Theatre);  Callum Graham (No Strings Attached); Michael McMillan (GLYPT); Azma Dar (Images of Elsewhere); Philip Dart (Channel Theatre); Matthew Wilkie,  Sean Tyler (Farnham Maltings).


Please contact Helena Bell at to discuss your individual script requirements and get a costing for PBAB’s dramaturgical services.