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What was your New Years resolution?í‚  Why not commit to submitting your plays at least once every month in 2016??í‚  You could accomplish this in a grand total of 12 afternoons throughout the year, so get started pronto!

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Name Length Nature of Opportunity Deadline Location Additional Info
Jack Studio Theatre 10 mins Open to all. Playwrights don’t need to have a connection to south east London. 1/29/16 London n/a
Funky Little Theater Co. One Act
(max 15 mins)
Plays focusing on issues surrounding, embracing or showcasing individuals of the LGBT community. 1/29/16 Colorado Springs No Fee
Prize: $100
Ars Nova max 90 mins Playwrights must produce. Interested in shows that haven’t yet premiered in New York. 1/31/16 NYC $150 production stipend
BBC 53 mins Radio plays. Any subject. Open only to writers living outside the UK. 1/31/16 London Prize: í‚£2200 + trip to London
Cape Cod Community College Any length Unpublished, original plays in any genre. Prefers writers in the New England area. 1/31/16 West Barnstable, MA No Fee
DePaul University n/a Job opp – Adjunct Faculty in Theatre Arts & Dramaturgy/Criticism, Playwriting, Theatre Management 1/31/16 Chicago, Illinois n/a
Drip Action Theatre 30-40 mins Int’l submissions ok. Hard copy submissions only. 1/31/16 Arundel, UK No Fee
Prize: í‚£150, í‚£250
Hugh Gregory Gallagher Theatre Full Length Plays about disability and discrimination. 1/31/16 Easton, Maryland Prize: $500 or more
Lama Theater Co. max 8 pgs Scripts must be related to the question: WHY THEATER? Int’l submissions ok. 1/31/16 NYC n/a
Lincoln County High School 10-20 mins Short works that center around stage combat. Must be appropriate for a high school theatre. 1/31/16 Hamlin, West Virginia n/a
Marble Collegiate Church 10 mins,
One Act
Hard copy submissions only. 1/31/16 NYC n/a
Midland Comm Theatre Full Length New comedy scripts suitable for production in community theatre. 1/31/16 Midland, Texas Fee: $10
Theatre Workshop of O’boro One Act
(15-45 mins)
Plays must be original, copyright free and unpublished. First 200 submissions only. 1/31/16 O’sboro, Kentucky Fee: $15
Prize: $400
The ArtsCenter 10 mins Thought-provoking plays, humorous or serious or anywhere in between. 1/31/16 Carrboro, North Carolina Prize: $100 + $100 travel stipend
T’woomba Repertory Theatre One Act
(30-45 mins)
Any subject matter, theme or style. Int’l submissions ok – $45 submission fee. 1/31/16 Australia Fee: $30/$45
Prize: $3,000
Blue Mountain Center max 30 pgs Month-long residency. Apps from playwrights accepted. 2/1/16 Blue Mountain Lake, New York Fee: $25
Fresh Fruit Festival Any length Plays that highlight or showcase a spectrum of the LGBTQ experience. Playwrights must produce. 2/1/16 NYC No Fee
HRC Showcase Theatre Full Length
(max 90 mins)
New, aspiring or established playwrights. Unpublished plays only. 2/1/16 Hudson, New York Fee: $10
Prize: $500
Khaos Company Theatre 5 pgs or 5 mins
(see right)
5-page or 5-min excerpt of a full-length play. 2/1/16 Ind’polis, Indiana n/a
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