Hello, Playwrights! I know you didn’t become a playwright to get rich… But that doesn’t mean you can’t take home a big pay from writing a great play! Check out the play submissions opportunities below, which includes over $5,000 worth of cash...
Howdy, Playwrights! Spring is in the air, and it’s the perfect time to get busy achieving your goals, in both playwriting and beyond. So check out below to find your 33 play submissions opps with April deadlines. Remember: Never stop writing, and never stop...
If there’s one piece of advice I could give to every playwright in the world, it would be this: Never stop writing, and never stop submitting your plays. The only way you’re going to make it, and to be successful, is if you keep doing those 2 things. Now, it may come...
What was your New Year’s resolution? Why not commit to submitting your plays at least once every month in 2018? You could accomplish this in a grand total of 12 afternoons throughout the year! So start now by checking out our list of play submission...
Howdy, Playwrights! This could be the busiest time of the year, but I hope that you’ll still find time to send out your plays. Please check out below to find your 33 play submissions opportunities w/ January 2018 deadlines. Happy Holidays! And Happy...
Hello playwrights! We would like to share a good news! In our June 2017 blog, we had included the call for submissions for Full Circle Theatre’s Playwriting Festival. They finally announced the winners and we are very happy with the results. “Buttermilk...
Howdy, playwrights! We’re down to the last month of the year! So before the year ends, make sure to send your play/s out to theaters that are looking for new works. See below for 47 Play Submissions opps with December 2017 deadlines. Note: Our friends at Full...
Howdy, Playwrights! Find your 32 play submissions opportunities with November 2017 deadlines here. Remember: Every one of these opportunities has a deadline coming up this soon! So don’t close this webpage without checking these playwriting contests out. Happy...
Howdy, Playwrights! Do you want to get your work out into the world? You know what to do! Just check out our list of play submission opportunities with October 2017 deadlines! You can also check out this podcast for some advice and inspiration: A Theatre Trip to Texas...
Howdy, Playwrights! Below are play submission opportunities with September 2017 deadlines. You can’t get produced, if you don’t get your work out into the world, so you know what to do! Keep writing, and remember to always check the Play Submissions Helper blog to...
Hello playwrights! We have some great submission opps this August. Read on to find out the details! Remember: Keep working on your play! Don’t give up and keep submitting your finished plays to theaters! Name Length Nature of Opportunity Deadline Location...
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