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
Soho Theatre

Verity Bargate Award 2015 (UK/Ireland Writers Only)

UK or Ireland writers may submit one unproduced, unpublished full-length play (not shorter than 70 minutes) to be considered for the Verity Bargate Award. There is no restriction to subject matter. Musicals and other forms of theatre are welcome but will only be judged on the text submitted.
Submission Method: 
Email
Deadline: 
7 / 31 / 2015

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Opportunity
Nashville Repertory Theatre

2015/16 Nashville Repertory Theatre Ingram New Works Lab Residency

Nashville Rep seeks committed playwrights for residency in the 2015-2016 Ingram New Works Lab where playwrights will develop a play from an idea into a full draft to be presented in a staged reading.
Submission Method: 
Online
Deadline: 
6 / 21 / 2015

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Opportunity
Shred Productions

Shred Productions Seeks Full-Length Plays

Shred Productions, based in Manchester, has announced they are accepting open submissions of full-length plays to produce in their season.
Submission Method: 
Email

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