The Northampton Arts Council works to support and nurture the arts in the city of Northampton. The Council awards grants twice each year to artists and arts groups from both state and locally-raised funds, and seeks to improve public awareness of the arts. Its' goals include maintaining and preserving the rich and diverse cultural heritage of Northampton, programming such annual events of interest to the community as First Night Northampton and Transperformance.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Call to Playwrights: Silverthorne Theater's Short & Sweet Festival of New (tiny) Plays

WHAT: Silverthorne Theater's Short & Sweet Festival of New (tiny) Plays - Call to Playwrights
WHEN: Deadline for submissions: July 1, 2019

Silverthorne Theatre Company of Greenfield, MA, announces its Short & Sweet Festival of New (tiny) Plays, to be held in spring 2020, and invites submissions of original, unpublished works for the stage, in any style, with:

· No more than 20 minutes' playing time
· No more than four actors (reasonable doubling okay)
· Simple production values

Scripts selected for the Festival will be given full, low-tech productions. We will pay a small royalty. This is not a workshop opportunity. Submissions must be finished scripts, not works-in-progress.

Submission protocol:
· Electronically, in PDF format.
· The filename should be the title of the play (or a reasonable abbreviation).
· Include a title page and character descriptions.
· Number the pages.

Submissions that do not meet these and the criteria above will not be considered.

Playwrights are welcome to submit more than one script to the Festival, as long as they meet the guidelines.

Deadline for submissions: July 1, 2019
Send pdf files to Rebecca Daniels, STC Literary Manager:

Silverthorne Theater Company
P.O. Box 204
Turners Falls, MA 01376-0204

Resident theater company at Hawks & Reed Performing Arts Center, Greenfield

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