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11th Annual NJ Playwrights Contest - Play and Musical Series

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New Jersey Playwrights Contest
Edward Matthews, producing dir.

Production Description

Seeking entries for the Eleventh Annual NJ Playwrights Contest – Play and Musical Series. This project helps bring new playwrights and their work into focus in the community, the region and the state of New Jersey.

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Readings of finalists will rehearse in December 2013 and January 2014 for presentation in February 2014. The winning play will be presented in December of 2014 and the winning musical will be presented in the spring of 2015. All rehearsals and performances are on the campus of William Paterson University in Wayne, NJ.

Compensation & Union Contract Details

Three finalists in each series will receive staged-readings and a small honorarium. The winners of each series will receive a fully staged production of their show in the very flexible Hunziker Black Box Theatre. In addition to the full production, the winner in each series receives an additional small honorarium.


Seeking submissions from: NJ; PA; NY; CT Sign up or Log In to apply.