Deadline: January 25, 2021
Submission Length: One-act, Short
Award(s) Offered: Production, Cash
Special Interests: student
Accepts Submissions of: Plays / Young Audience material /
Does NOT Accept Submissions of: Musicals / Radio/Film/TV material /
The New Voices Young Playwrights Festival is a 10-minute play festival of student written plays fully produced by Actors Education and the Professional Training Company. Each playwright in the New Voices Young Playwrights Festival has the opportunity to develop their play through conversations with peer writers, a dramaturg, a director and cast.
Through playwright workshops, dramaturgy discussions, production meetings and rehearsals, the New Voices playwrights play an active integral role in the shaping of their production.
The New Voices Young Playwrights Festival is open to middle and high school students, grades 6 through 12, living in Kentucky or the 812 area code of Southern Indiana. Students must be enrolled in the 6th-12th grade as of October 31, 2019. All young writers are encouraged to submit—you do not need to participate in a New Voices classroom residency to submit your play to the festival.
Share GoogleDoc scripts with: NewVoicesContest@gmail.com
Comments from NMI Staff:
Still accepting applications as of Oct 31.Official date is no later than Monday, Jan. 25th 2021.
CONTACT NAME: Erica Denise
CONTACT EMAIL: email@example.com
Actors Theatre of Louisville New Voices Young Playwrights Festival
316 W. Main St.
Louisville, KY 40202
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