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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.

Category Name of Contest or Opportunity Deadline (Month & Day) Deadline Year or Ongoingsort ascending
View Contest 12th Jewish Playwriting Contest June 15 Rolling
View Other Opportunity Manhattan Repertory Theatre Play Production Program Ongoing Ongoing
View Contest SUMMER SHORTS - A 10 minute play contest November 22-March 28, annually Ongoing
View Contest Carlo Annoni Playwriting Prize April 30 Ongoing
View Other Opportunity Production of Play, "N." Ongoing Ongoing
View Directory Creative Center for the Arts - 2023 Season OnGoing OnGoing
View Other Opportunity Seeking Middle School Plays by BIPOC playwrights Ongoing Ongoing
View Directory N/A Ongoing
View Other Opportunity Table Work Press Submissions Open September 22-November 22, annually Ongoing
View Other Opportunity Call For Submissions For New Voices: Original Plays At Hopewell Theatre January 1-December 31 ongoing
View Directory Edgemar Center for the Arts July 16 - August 16th, Annually Ongoing
View Other Opportunity Podcast Play Production No deadline Ongoing
View Contest 10:4:TENN January 31 Ongoing
View Other Opportunity Call for Submission - Tall Tales DC Productions Ongoing Ongoing
View Other Opportunity 23 Miles South Theatre seeks plays with strong female roles Ongoing Ongoing
View Other Opportunity Seeking Plays for Kids and Teens for Use in Educational Settings Ongoing Ongoing
View Other Opportunity San Francisco Bay Area Opportunities Ongoing Ongoing
View Contest The Robert J. Pickering Award for Playwriting Excellence Dec. 31 Ongoing
View Other Opportunity Infinity Stage accepting plays and musicals for online non-exclusive publishing Ongoing Ongoing
View Contest San Diego "Script Tease of Short Plays" competition July 1 Ongoing
View Contest Carlo Annoni International Playwriting Prize 2022/2023 May 15th Ongoing
View Other Opportunity One Act Play Festivals Ongoing Ongoing
View Contest Woodward Newman Award December 1 Ongoing
View Contest The Chameleon Theatre Circle's Annual New Play Contest Ongoing Ongoing
View Other Opportunity 10-Minute Plays Reading Series Ongoing Ongoing
View Contest Vermont Playwrights Award Seeks Submissions Ongoing Ongoing
View Contest Year-Around Submissions or Maxim Mazumdar New Play Competition Ongoing Ongoing
View Contest Valhalla Wordwave Lake Tahoe May-June, ongoing (see website) Ongoing
View Other Opportunity Emerging Playwright Award Ongoing Ongoing
View Contest Humana Festival Ongoing Ongoing


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