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Contests and Other Opportunities

Resources for playwrights
Contests, theatres seeking new plays, & other resources

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Note: For reference purposes, postings will remain visible after their application deadline, for the remaining days of that month.

Name of Contest or Opportunity Category Deadline (Month & Day) Deadline Year or Ongoingsort descending
View The Echo New Play Competition Contest July 1st, 2024
View WordWave Contest July 1 2024
View Brown Skinned Girls : An evening of short plays Contest September, 24th 2024
View Brewster Theater Company Playwright Festival - 2024 Contest May 1 2024
View TheatreWorks New Milford 10 Minute Play Competition/Festival Contest March 30, 2024 2024
View Playbytes by Playwrights - 10-Minute Play Submissions Contest May 31 2024
View Central PA Playwriting Festival Contest May 31 2024
View Kaplan New Playwrights/New Plays Competition Contest April 15 2024
View National Playwriting Competition Contest November 1–April 19 2024
View AGE Legacy Playwright (ALP) Grants Other Opportunity May 15 2024
View Southeast Texas Festival of New Plays Contest May 10th 2024
View Suburban Holidays 13 Play Submission Contest July 31 2024
View Manhattan Rep's Play Production Program Other Opportunity On-going On-Going
View Valhalla Wordwave Lake Tahoe Contest May-June, ongoing (see website) Ongoing
View Seeking Middle School Plays by BIPOC playwrights Other Opportunity Ongoing Ongoing
View 10:4:TENN Contest January 31 Ongoing
View Stage It! 10-Minute Play Festival (#7) Contest January 19 Ongoing
View San Diego "Script Tease of Short Plays" competition Contest July 1 Ongoing
View Podcast Play Production Other Opportunity No deadline Ongoing
View Majestic 8 10-Minute Play Festival Contest February 25 Ongoing
View Theatre Three's OFF-STAGE/ON-LINE Other Opportunity (none) Ongoing
View Audible Theater Emerging Playwrights Fund Other Opportunity Applications Accepted Year Round Ongoing
View San Francisco Bay Area Opportunities Other Opportunity Ongoing Ongoing
View Transformation Theatre, Inc. Other Opportunity Ongoing Ongoing
View 23 Miles South Theatre seeks plays with strong female roles Other Opportunity Ongoing Ongoing
View One Act Play Festivals Other Opportunity Ongoing Ongoing
View Woodward Newman Award Contest December 1 Ongoing
View The Chameleon Theatre Circle's Annual New Play Contest Contest Ongoing Ongoing
View 10-Minute Plays Reading Series Other Opportunity Ongoing Ongoing
View Vermont Playwrights Award Seeks Submissions Contest Ongoing Ongoing


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