New Children’s Play Competition
UU Children’s Theater seeks new plays for their 2012-2013 season.DEADLINE: 06/01/2012
2. At least fifteen characters ages 12-16 years old with at least ten being girls or androgynous.
4. All submissions should be made in standard manuscript form. All author information must be on a title page separate from the body of the manuscript and no reference to the author is permitted in the body of the script. The title page should list the play’s title and the playwright’s name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, and page count.
5. Also please include a second title page listing the title of the play; a 1-2 paragraph synopsis; a list of characters followed with a list of acts and scenes. No reference to the author should be on this sheet.
6. By submitting the manuscript to the UUCT New Play Contest, the playwright agrees that UUCT will have exclusive rights to produce the winning play(s) and/or a reading of the play(s) during the 2012-2013 season. Plays will be judged and selected by a 4 person panel of accomplished local artists.
7. Entries must be submitted by mail and postmarked no later than June 01, 2012. Due to volume of mail, manuscripts cannot be returned.
8. Please send a hard copy of your script to:
UUCT New Play Contest
1616 Casady Drive
Des Moines, IA 50315
9. One or two winning plays will be selected and will be produced as part of the UUCT 2012-2013 season. UU Children’s Theater reserves the right to use the names of the winning plays and its author(s) in all publicity and promotions.
10. The winner(s) will be announced by August 31, 2012 on our website and the winner(s) will be notified directly by email.