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 Seeing Place Theater

Seeing Place seeks WIP & Completed Plays for development

We are now accepting submissions for completed plays and works in progress that are suitable for staged reading. We're especially interested in playwrights from the Tri-State area who will bring their supporters to The Seeing Place, aiding us in developing an audience hungry for new works.
Submission Method: 
Email

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Broadway Theatre Studio Academy

BTS Seeks Original Work

Broadway Theatre Studio Academy seeks completed, original work that appeals to a wide audience dealing with mainstream issues and themes relevant to current society and culture.
Submission Method: 
Email

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Opportunity
Pride Films and Plays

LezPlay Writing Contest (Female playwrights only)

Pride Films and Plays' LezPlay (formerly Women's Words) enhances the visibility and advances the viability of women who write plays, screenplays, and teleplays. LezPlay honors excellence in scripts written by women in which lesbian characters and themes - past, present, and future - play a pivotal role. We are seeking both short and full-length scripts from women. Only scripts that have not been professionally produced are eligible. Regardless of how you identify as a woman, if your play, screenplay, or teleplay shares a story in which lesbian characters stand out, please send us your work and lez play.
Fee: 
10$/20$/30$
Submission Method: 
Email
Online
Deadline: 
5 / 1 / 2015

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