Below are your 13 Playwright Submissions with February deadlines.
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Theater Name / Festival Name
Morgan Opera House Playwright Competition
Work must depict an historical event or historical fiction. $500 Prize.
Aurora, New York
Crane Youth Theater (at Bowling Green Univ)
Dramas, comedies, farces, or musicals, for children or young adults. $10 fee. $500 prize.
10 Minute Play
Looking for plays which involve a parcel, package, or present of some sort
Jewish Woman’s Theatre
10 min play OR 7 min monologue
Play must have an element of Jewish resonance. Theme: “God plans, and Woman laughs.”
Santa Monica, California
Comedic and dramatic one acts about any of the these topics: sex, religion, or politics.
ArtsCenter Stage: 10 by 10 Play Festival
10 – Minute Play
Accepts any style or genre. Prize: $1000
Carrboro, North Carolina
CO Springs Fine Arts Center
Any (Min 10-minutes)
Play must be based or inspired by 1 of the 3 images on theater’s website, and include “Family” as theme. $10 fee.
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Durango Arts Center
Each play should require two to four characters and minimal props & costumes. $500 prize; $10 Entry Fee.
OKC Theatre Company
Playwright must be Native American
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Fresh Fruit Festival
Accepts works that reflects any aspect of the LGBTQ community and its culture
New York City, New York
Babes with Blades
Accepts plays with female characters in primary roles & must feature them in a fight or combat, (See combat image provided by theater company
Telluride Playwright’s Festival
Week-long expenses-paid play-development residency seeking challenging, funny, tragic, outrageous, well written and thoughtful stories. $10 Fee.
“End of February”
Midland Theater – McLaren Competition
One Act or Full-Length
“Every winner has made the audience laugh, even when there was an underlying seriousness to the story… Be funny, not mean or crude!”
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Author: Dave Berns