Seeking fully produced,  10 minute (or under) 1 act plays 

for 

at Manhattan Repertory Theatre, 

303 West 42nd St. at 8th Ave.

 

Each 10 minute or less play will be given a short tech rehearsal, a full dress rehearsal with 8 other plays, a minimum of two performances and an additional 4 more performances if your play goes on to the Semi-Finals on Tuesday and Wednesday April 12 & 13 and the Finals on Saturday April 16. 

 

To submit your 10 minute or less play production please email: 

The complete script of the 10 minute or less play, a synopsis of the play,

the character breakdown, the set and lighting requirements, 

the play's production history (if it has been produced before and where)

your mailing address, and a creative team leader contact email address to:

 

manhattanrep@yahoo.com by Monday March 21, 2016

 

Please put “10 Minute Play Contest” in the subject heading. 

We will contact you within a week as to your acceptance.

Plays that we love will be accepted on a First-Come First-Served basis.

The earlier you submit the better chances you have of being accepted for we may end submissions before March 21, 2015, if we fill up all available performance slots

There is no submission fee.  NON-EQUITY ONLY. 

Each 10 minute play will be given a MINIMUM of 2 performances, and four more performances if your play goes on to the Semi-Finals on Tuesday and Wednesday April 12 & 13 and the Finals on Saturday April 16. 

We will supply a technician to run the sound and lights.

Voting will be done by audience ballot with graduated voting of each of the audience members 3 favorite plays. There is NO raising of the hands, or a "Panel of Experts" like at some other play contests across the country. The voting is solely crowd-sourced and works incredibly well.

Once accepted, there will be a $20 commitment fee.

$250 Prize will be awarded after the last Finals performance on Saturday Apr

For more information email: manhattanrep@yahoo.com