2010/2011 The Pen is a Mighty Sword International Playwriting Competition
Beginning April 1, 2010 we will once again be accepting bold, passionate, innovative and compelling new work written specifically for the stage. We impose no restrictions as to theme, style or subject matter.
• Winner receives a $2,000.00 cash award plus a reading and possible production.
• First runner-up receives cash award of $1,000.00, in addition to a reading.
PLEASE NOTE: WE ARE ACCEPTING ENTRIES UNTIL OCTOBER 31, 2010
All entries must be unpublished and un-produced full-length plays written in English. (Labs, workshops and readings exempted). No musicals, one-acts or children’s plays.
* For mailed entries submit one (1) legibly typed and firmly bound manuscript.
* For emailed entries submit one manuscript file in Word, Final Draft or PDF format. NOTE: email entries require a processing fee of $25.00.
* All entries must include the author’s name, address, telephone number and email address.
* Mail submissions to:
The Virtual Theatre Project
130 Cook Street
Rural Hall, NC 27045
*All emailed scripts should be sent to Pen_Sword2010_2011@yahoo.com
* SCRIPTS WILL NOT BE RETURNED
* Entries must be postmarked by October 31, 2010
* One(1) Play Submission per playwright
* WINNER NOTIFICATION ON FEBRUARY 28, 2011