25 March 2011

Call for Submissions: Girl Play Annual Lesbian Play Reading (The Women's Theatre Project)

Post date: 25 March 2011
Deadline: 31 March 2011

Script Submissions

The Women’s Theatre Project spends many hours researching, meeting and reading scripts by female playwrights for production consideration. Each script meeting our submission guidelines is read by a minimum of two readers. All script decisions are acknowledged by a postcard.

The Women's Theatre Project produces four productions each calendar year. Royalties are paid to playwrights/publishing companies.

Guidelines for submission:

The Women’s Theatre Project seeks submissions of full-length plays with ALL FEMALE casts by female playwrights for our intimate, professional black box theatre. Submissions accepted via email at:

twtp@bellsouth.net or by mail at:

The Women's Theatre Project
505 NW 1st Avenue
Ft Lauderdale, Fl. 33301

The Women's Theatre Project, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida is presenting: GIRL PLAY, their Third Annual Lesbian Play Reading Series.

Readings will take place June 24, 25 and 26, 2011 at the Pride Center at Equality Park in Wilton Manors, FL. We will choose between 14-16 scripts and present them in two programs, Friday and Saturday night. Audiences will vote on their favorite scripts and the "Best of the Fest" will be presented at the Sunday matinee.

Seeking short plays (5-12 minutes-figure one minute a page); written by women with a lesbian theme; cast limit (women and men) is 2-8.

Limited submission: No more than 2 scripts per playwright.

Scripts may be submitted to: twtp@bellsouth.net with Lesbian Playwriting Festival 2011 written in subject line.

Scripts may also be sent to our mailing address: 505 NW 1st Avenue, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301.

Scripts must be received by midnight (EST) on March 31, 2011.

No submission fee.

The Women's Theatre Project, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, was founded in 2002 and is the only professional theatre company in the country founded by women and exclusively presenting theatrical works written by women with all female characters.

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