Play Submission 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.

The opportunities board is a benefit of Playwrights’ Center membership. If you want access to hundreds of opportunities like the ones you see below—as well as a host of other benefits—become a member today!

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Opportunities

Opportunity
Midtown International Theatre Festival (New York | NY)

MITF seeks submissions for Short Play Lab

Midtown International Theatre Festival is accepting plays for Short Play Lab in their Summer 2017 festival.
Fee: 
No fee
Restrictions: 
Open to all playwrights
Submission Method: 
Email
Deadline: 
6 / 20 / 2017

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Opportunity
Midtown International Theatre Festival (New York | NY)

MITF seeks submissions for Variety Acts

Midtown International Theatre Festival is accepting variety acts for their Summer 2017 festival.
Fee: 
No fee
Restrictions: 
Open to all playwrights
Submission Method: 
Email
Deadline: 
5 / 2 / 2017

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Opportunity
The Kerouac Project (Orlando | FL)

Kerouac Project Residency accepting applications

The Kerouac Project provides four residencies a year to writers of any stripe or age, living anywhere in the world. Each residency consists of approximately a three month stay in the cottage where Jack Kerouac lived.
Fee: 
$30
Restrictions: 
Open to all playwrights.
Submission Method: 
Online
Deadline: 
3 / 12 / 2017

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