Next Generation Playwriting Contest
Types of material: Full-length plays or long one-acts (60 minutes or longer).
No plays shorter than one hour will be accepted.
1st place: $500 and a future developmental workshop.
Finalists (5-7 plays) receive a public staged reading in NYC with a professional director and cast.
Guidelines: Full length or long one-act plays (60min and up) only. No musicals or screen plays. Unpublished original work only. Adaptations allowed only if underlying rights are free and available. Not produced professionally in NY, NJ or CT. Readings and workshops allowed if no press invited. Please read our Mission Statement to get an idea of what we’re looking for.