Below is a list of 10 Chicago-based play submissions opportunities that accept submissions year-round!
|Name||Length||Nature of Opportunity|
|AstonRep Theatre Company||Full Length||Chicago playwrights especially encouraged to submit.|
|Ghostlight Ensemble||10 pages (sample)||New works that fit the mission, “to shed light on the human experience.”|
|Idle Muse Theatre Company||Full Length||The play must fit with the theater’s mission statement and three core production principles of “Transporting. Timely. True.”|
|Ma’at Production Association of Afrikan Centered Theatre||Full Length||Original plays by African American & African Diaspora playwrights. Female identified playwrights strongly encouraged to submit.|
|Otherworld Theatre||Full Length||The play must be within the genres of Science Fiction and/or Fantasy, or contain significant Sci-Fi or fantastical elements.|
|Porchlight Music Theatre||See right.||Invites unrepresented writers to submit a brief bio and short synopsis, with ten pages of sample dialogue and music on CD or sent electronically.|
|Rivendell Theatre Ensemble||See right.||Women playwrights. Synopsis submissions only.|
|Steep Theatre Company||10 pages (sample)||New plays.|
|Teatro Vista||Full Length||New work by new playwrights. Works that celebrate the riches of Latinx culture. See the theater’s mission, values and vision.|
|Urban Theater Company||10 pages (sample)||Thought-provoking works.|
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