Howdy, Playwrights! Check out below to find your 31 Play Submissions Opps with November deadlines.
|Length||Nature of Opportunity||Deadline||Location||Add’l Info|
|Acadia University Theatre||One Act
(max 30 mins)
|Original script that has not been professionally performed. Must be suitable for staging by students. Int’l submissions ok.||11/1/18||Canada||n/a|
|Arizona Theatre Company||Full Length, One Act
|Latino playwrights residing in the US, its territories or Mexico. Scripts may be in English, English & Spanish, or solely in Spanish. Any subject.||11/1/18||Tucson, Arizona||n/a|
|id Theater||Full Length||Development opp. Playwrights must be in residence for two weeks. Any genre or style. Musicals ok.||11/1/18||McCall, Idaho||Fee: $10|
|Nu-Dada||Any length||Radio scripts. Any genre. Particular interest in experimental works and works by underprivileged voices.||11/1/18||Brooklyn, New York||Prize: $10|
|Over Our Head Players||max 10 mins||Original, unpublished comedies. Open to everyone w/o age or geographic restriction.||11/1/18||Racine, Wisconsin||Prize: $500|
|She NYC and She LA Summer Theater Festivals||Full Length||Plays, musicals, one woman shows, or adaptations that is at LEAST 50% completed, and that is written by a woman-identifying writer or a team that is at least 50% female.||11/1/18||NYC & Los Angeles||Fee: $25,
+ $550 if accepted
|Stage Door Productions||One Act
(max 20 pages)
|Original, unpublished plays. NO sexually explicit or gratuitously violent scripts.||11/1/18||Fredericksburg, Virginia||Prize: $150|
|The Studio Theatre||Full Length (80+ mins)||The play must not have been produced professionally. Playwrights must cover their own travel expenses to travel to The Villages, FL.||11/1/18||The Villages, Florida||No Fee
|Villagers Theatre||max 20,000 words||Scripts must be original, COMPLETED, unpublished works of professional quality. One-act plays and shorter scripts will be considered, in addition to full-length scripts.||11/1/18||Franklin Township, New Jersey||n/a|
|Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum||Full Length||Provocative, political and socially relevant materials.||11/1/18||Topanga, California||n/a|
|Centenary Stage Company||Full Length||Developmental program for women playwrights. Playwrights selected for the workshop will receive $200 honorarium.||11/2/18||Hackettstown, New Jersey||Prize: $1500|
|The Flea Theater||10 pages (sample)||Workshop opportunity. The course costs $250 with a limited number of partial scholarships available.||11/4/18||NYC||Fee: $250|
|Normal Ave||Full Length||The playwright must be 18 years or older to participate, and must be available to be in NYC during the festival dates.||11/5/18||NYC||n/a|
|Joust Theatre Company||See right.||Developmental workshop culminating in a reading festival. Proposals for in-process, unproduced plays that re-imagine and/or subvert systemic norms (political, societal, religious, etc.)||11/11/18||NYC||“stipend”|
|Northport One-Act Play Festival||One Act
|Drama or comedy. Plays appropriate to be performed in a church.||11/12/18||Northport, New York||$75 fee if accepted|
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|Book Pipeline Competition||Full Length||Plays appropriate for film or television adaptation. Open to writers worldwide. Any genre. Published & unpublished works ok.||11/15/18||Santa Monica, California||Fee: $70
|Caltech Theater: MACH 33||Full Length||New play that centers on science-driven questions. Never before published or professionally produced. Open to United States playwrights, particularly women, playwrights of color, and playwrights from the Greater Los Angeles area.||11/15/18||Pasadena, California||n/a|
|Lakeshore Players Theatre||10 mins||Open to all playwrights. The play must be unpublished and unproduced. High school-aged playwrights are encouraged to enter.||11/15/18||White Bear Lake, Minnesota||n/a|
|Outvisible Theatre Company||Full Length, One Act||Plays and musicals. Must address one of the following: equality and diversity, mental health, and/or social issues. Must have never been produced prior to June 22, 2019.||11/15/18||Allen Park, Michigan||n/a|
|Parson’s Nose Theater||Full Length||Plays by or about women. Any genre, but particularly seeking comedies & historical plays. Send scripts to [email protected]||11/15/18||Pasadena, California||n/a|
|Smith & Kraus and True Acting Institute||1-2 mins||Monologue. It may come from a play or a musical that has a copyright anytime from August 2017 until the end of 2018. Opportunity to be featured in a book.||11/15/18||n/a||n/a|
|Corkscrew Theater Festival||Full Length||Any genre, content, or theme.||11/23/18 (extended)||NYC||No Fee|
|M.T. Pockets Theatre||max 10 mins||The play must be unpublished, with 3 or less productions (excluding readings, self-productions and/or contest productions).||11/16/18||Morgantown, West Virginia||n/a|
|SETC Ready to Publish Award||Full Length||Completed full-length pieces that are either unproduced or have had one world premiere production or produced staged reading suitable for professional, educational & amateur venues.||11/20/18||Knoxville, Tennessee||No Fee|
|Theatre InspiraTO||10 mins||Theme: “Outcast.” The story can be a comedy, a drama, a parody, absurd or anything in between. Musicals ok. Int’l submissions ok.||11/20/18||Toronto, Ontario||No Fee
|United Solo Theatre Festival||n/s||One-person shows. Drama, comedy, tragedy, musical. Artists will receive a fee of 25% of box office net sales from each performance.||11/20/18||NYC||Fee: $49, $745 if selected|
|William Inge Theater Festival||10 mins,
|10 minute or one-act play (max 30 minutes). Playwrights who are chosen are required to attend the festival in-person.||11/22/18||Independence, Kansas||Conference fee is $175.|
|Amas Musical Theatre||Full Length (80+ mins)||Musicals. Must not have had a full production or be published in any way. Open to emerging musical theatre librettists.||11/30/18||NYC||No Fee
|Campfire Theatre Festival||Full Length
|Never-been-produced scripts by emerging playwrights. Any genre.||11/30/18||Boise, Idaho||Prize: $100|
|Kentucky Women Writers Conference||One Act,
|Women playwrights. Int’l submissions ok. New play that can be produced as a world premiere. No limitations on subject matter.||11/30/18||Lexington, Kentucky||Prize: $500|
|LSU School of Theatre||One Act,
|New work that explores the intersection of science and art.||11/30/18||Baton Rouge, Louisiana||Prize: $1,000|
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