Win tickets to Caterpillar plus a copy of the playscript

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‘I expect the plummet, I brace, but no. The wind is now a breeze is now a whisper and I’ve stopped; suspended in the sky…’

Greasy fish’n’chips, sticks of rock and a pot-bellied Spider-Man throwing himself off the pier; the annual ‘Birdman’ competition is in full flight. It’s the busiest weekend of the year in this faded seaside town, but Bayview B&B is somehow closed for business.

A finalist in the Theatre503 Playwriting Award, Alison Carr's play Caterpillar is a darkly funny, searing and tender drama about those moments when we find ourselves teetering on the edge.

Caterpillar is now receiving its world premiere at Theatre503, London, before transferring to the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough, produced by Small Truth Theatre in association with Theatre503 and Michelle Barnette Productions.

And to celebrate, we've teamed up with our friends at Theatre503 to offer one lucky winner the chance to receive a pair of tickets to the production (valid for evening performances between 11-15 September, subject to availability), plus a copy of the playscript.

To enter our exciting competition, all you have to do is correctly answer the following question:

In which area of London is Caterpillar venue Theatre503 located?

a) Battersea
b) Bethnal Green
c) Brixton

Email the correct answer and your postal address to by 12 noon BST on Thursday 6 September 2018. A winner will be drawn at random from the correct entrants.

And that's it! We're delighted to publish Caterpillar – see more and get your copy here.

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- The competition closes at 12 noon BST on Thursday 6 September 2018. Entries received after the closing date will not be accepted. The winner will be drawn at random from correct entries.
- Only correct answers to the above question sent to will count as valid entries. Entries via post/telephone/social media will not be accepted.
- One winner will receive a pair of tickets to a performance of Caterpillar at Theatre503, London. Tickets are valid for evening performances between 11-15 September only, and subject to availability. Travel and accommodation costs are not included. No cash alternative to be prize will be offered. The winner will also receive a copy of the published playscript to Caterpillar; it is the entrant's responsibility to ensure that the postal address they provide is correct.
- The winner will be notified by email on the afternoon of Thursday 6 September 2018. They must accept the prize by 12 noon BST on Monday 10 September, otherwise a new winner will be drawn.