Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Aspiring Playwrights Contest

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East Valley Children’s Theatre is searching for aspiring playwrights to become a part of the theatre’s future seasons of performances. Contest rules and prizes are listed below.
* All Plays must be submitted to EVCT no later than March 1, 2014.
 (Must include a cover sheet with name, address, phone number, email address.)
* Plays must be suitable for children to perform for children.
(Small casts are not as likely to be chosen for performance, casts of 15 or more are preferred.)
* Plays must be one hour to one hour and a half in length. (Shorter plays may be submitted but they will not be considered for production by the theatre as one of its season’s productions.)
* Plays and Musicals must not have been previously performed. They must be original and unpublished.
* Musicals must include a copy of the music in some form, either
manuscript or recorded.
* No entry fee is required.
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* The first place entry will receive a $500 cash prize, a stipend for travel, and will be produced by East Valley Children’s Theatre in its upcoming season, if it meets all the criteria for performance. Second and third place winners will be announced and recognized.
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Send entries to:
East Valley Children’s Theatre
P.O. Box 20514
Mesa, AZ 85277-0514
Or email them to: Karen@evct.org
For more information or questions call EVCT at 480-756-3828.