Short plays and musicals that are no more than 15 pages in length with an average runtime of less than 30 minutes.
Writers may submit only 1 play, including plays they have co-authored.
Each nomination must submit a separate Submission Form.
Plays must be typed. See the format guide attached.
Plays presented in previous Spotlight Festivals are not eligible for re-submission.
Poetry and short story readings will not be accepted.
The Spotlight Acting School, Inc. Festival Committee, in its sole and absolute discretion, shall select plays for participation in the 2018 Spotlight Festival from among all entries, and its decisions are final.
All submissions must be submitted by the Author[s] of the Play.
The author is responsible for co-producing the play in the event that the work is selected as a Festival participant. The responsibilities of the Producer include, but are not limited to, assisting in or suggesting casting; our 2018 festival is a non-equity festival; working with the appointed director or self-directing the work, assisting technical personnel; attending rehearsals; and assisting with costumes.
Script submissions will be accepted in digital format only. Each submission should be submitted as a single PDF or Microsoft Word Compatible (.doc, .docx) document. Documents must be labeled as follows: PlayTitle_Author’s Last Name.pdf (or .doc/.docx). Email the completed document as an attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org .
All portions of the application must be complete.
Spotlight Acting School, Inc. will announce the winners at the performance of Alice in Wonderland February 10th 2018 followed by posting the results on its website.