Thursday, November 10, 2016

ELEVENTH NOR'EASTERN PLAYWRITING CONTEST

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This is the Eleventh year of premiered staged readings of three winning one-act plays in showcase at the Brick Box Theatre housed in the beautiful Paramount Theatre in downtown Rutland, Vermont. Vermont Actors’ Repertory Theatre is in its Twelfth season. The Nor’Eastern Contest winners will receive an intense day and a half’s work on each play, and two evenings of Showcasing as well as three nights lodging. The Nor’Eastern Showcase rehearsal and performance dates for this year will be May 18, 19 & 20, 2017. First, each script goes through a rigorous screening process with panels of readers. The scripts with the highest scores are submitted to a second panel, and then the finalists are read by a single reader who selects the three scripts to be showcased.

If you have question you may e-mail us at: actorsrepvt@aol.com

Type of work: one-act plays no longer than 45 mins.

Deadline: November 15, 2016 

This year’s winners will be workshoped and showcased May 18 (workshop), May 19 (workshop & showcase) and May 20 (professional review and discussion & showcase), 2017