Opportunities

For years, busy playwrights have relied on the Playwrights’ Center for our extensive, robust, continually updated collection of playwriting opportunities. This database of opportunities is updated almost every day and contains information on contests, theaters looking for scripts, publication opportunities, fellowships, and more.

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Opportunities

Opportunity
The Department of Theatre at Georgia College

Georgia College Seeking Short plays about Leo Frank & Mary Phagan

Seeking short, original plays – About the case and lynching of Leo Frank and unsolved murder of Mary Phagan in Georgia, 1913
Fee: 
None
Submission Method: 
Email
Hard copy
Deadline: 
3 / 17 / 2015

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Opportunity
Playhouse Theatre Group

Playwrights On Park Reading Series

Playwrights on Park is an opportunity for emerging and established playwrights to bring the earliest incarnations of their plays directly to the Playhouse on Park audience. It will serve as an immediate connection between the words (and world) of the play and the audience for which it is intended.
Fee: 
None
Submission Method: 
Email
Hard copy

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Opportunity
The Walter Swan Trust

The Walter Swan Playwriting Award (UK Playwrights)

Seeking short plays by both adults and youth for The Walter Swan Playwriting Award.
Fee: 
None
Submission Method: 
Online
Deadline: 
4 / 30 / 2015

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