Seeking fully produced,
(cast, directed and ready to be performed by July 2018)
7 - 20 minute One Act Play Productions for
Manhattan Rep's Summer One Act Play Competition 2018
July 19 - August 3, 2018
at Manhattan Repertory Theatre,
17-19 West 45th St. Third Floor NYC
$1000 prize for the Best Short One Act Play Production!
Each one act play will be given a short tech rehearsal, a full dress rehearsal with the other plays participating, a minimum of 3 performances and 3 more performances if your play goes on to the Finals on Thursday August 2 at 6:30 pm and Friday August 3 at 6:30 pm and 9 pm.
To submit your 7 - 20 minute fully produced One Act Play Production please email:
The complete script of your one act play as a .pdf,
a synopsis of the play,
the character breakdown,
the set and lighting requirements,
the play's production history (if it has been produced before and where)
your mailing address,
and a creative team leader contact email address to:
firstname.lastname@example.org by May 31, 2018.
Please put “Summer One Act Play Competition” in the subject heading.
We will contact you within a week, if not sooner, as to your acceptance.
Plays that we love will be accepted on a First-Come First-Served basis.
The earlier you submit the better chances you have of being accepted for we may end submissions before May 31, 2018, if we fill up all available performance slots for we are only accepting 25 plays.
There is no submission fee. NON-EQUITY ONLY.
We will supply a technician to run the sound and lights.
Once accepted, there will be a $150.00 participation fee.
For more information about the voting process, and how we run this competition, please log on to: www.manhattanrep.com