New Ideas Festival
The New Ideas Festival:
* Began in 1989 as one of the few juried theatre festivals in Toronto.
* Encourages playwrights to stay involved in the project throughout the rehearsal process.
* Is part of the Alumnae Theatre, a not-for-profit and non-union company, which actively encourages diversity in its casting and membership.
* Is focused on development and community. It does not charge entry fees to participants, or pay fees, royalties or a box office share to participants.
* Provides dramaturgical support to assist in script development.
* Provides Directors, Stage Managers, technical and front of house staff with rehearsal space and publicity.
Submission guidelines are available http://www.alumnaetheatre.com/ideas.html