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
Theatre Now New York/Music Theatre International

Sound Bites 2015

Ten 10-minute musicals or 10-minute excerpts from a full-scale musical will be chosen for the 2015 Sound Bites Festival showcasing new musical theatre.
Fee: 
$10
Submission Method: 
Online
Deadline: 
9 / 1 / 2015

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Opportunity
Queens University of Charlotte

Submit Script Excerpt to Qu Literary Magazine

Playwrights are encouraged to submit a up-to-8000-word excerpt of a script for the upcoming issue of Qu Literary Magazine. Payment upon publication.
Submission Method: 
Online
Deadline: 
8 / 31 / 2015

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Opportunity
Over Our Head Players

2016 Snowdance 10-Minute Comedy Festival

Submit your original, royalty-free play for consideration to be a part of the 2016 Snowdance 10-Minute Comedy Festival! Winning play will receive $300 cash prize, 2nd & 3rd place will receive a $100 cash prize.
Submission Method: 
Hard copy
Deadline: 
11 / 1 / 2015

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