The Portland Civic Theatre Guild is seeking submissions for a professional reading of a new play to be produced as part of Fertile Ground 2015. Submissions will be accepted electronically in PDF format. Please send submissions to: email@example.com by August 4, 2014.
Here are the details:
- The reading will include a paid professional director and actors.
- The playwright will receive a $200 stipend.
- The reading will be held at the Old Church as part of Fertile Ground 2015.
- Submissions must be original full-length plays that have not been produced (though previous workshops and readings are okay). Translations, musicals, and children’s plays will not be accepted.
- The play must have 1-6 characters. Plays with more than six characters will be disqualified.
- The play must not be scheduled for professional production at the time of submission.
Please include your name and contact information on the title page. A brief biography may be included at the end of the manuscript but is not required.