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Thursday, June 22, 2017

Stella Adler Academy of Acting & Theatre seeks plays for National Suicide Prevention Week

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Stella Adler Academy of Acting & Theatre - Los Angeles... Invites you to submit a short-form play to be included in A Light in Dark Places in accordance with National Suicide Prevention Week

Selected plays will have a six performance run and $50 prize
Performances will be the weekends of Sept. 8th-10th & Sept. 15th-17th at the Stella Adler Academy of Acting & Theatre - Los Angeles in Hollywood

Three to six plays will be selected from the submissions.
The plays are to explore the themes of Suicide Awareness and Suicide Prevention.
Selections will be announced on or about July 15, directors will then be assigned and casting will commence in August. A four week rehearsal period is anticipated.

To apply, playwrights must submit an original 5 to 15-page double-spaced script (previously produced scripts are not eligible) via email to: prevention@stellaadler-la.com as Portable Document Format (.pdf) attachment.

Applications must be received by 11:59pm, PST Saturday, JULY 1, 2017. 

The script must have the playwright's name, address, email and phone number at the top of the first page of the script and include a detailed cast breakdown, and all pages must be numbered.

Please see the accompanying pdf produced by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, which will provide some guidance on how these issues may best be addressed.

https://afsp.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/13279_AFSP_SpeakingOutAboutSuicide_Flyer_d4.pdf
For further information on the subject of Suicide Awareness and Prevention, please visit these

websites:
https://afsp.org (American Foundation for Suicide Prevention)
( http://www.suicidology.org/about-aas/national-suicide-prevention-week )
http://twloha.com (To Write Love on Her Arms)

For further information about Stella Adler Academy of Acting & Theatre - Los Angeles, please visit:

http://www.stellaadler.la
Stella Adler Academy of Acting and Theatre - Los Angeles, 6773 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood, CA 90028 (323) 465-4446

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