Sunday, February 15, 2015
$10 (US Dollars) check made to Theatre Oxford--Fee MUST accompany each entry. Mail entries to: 10 Minute Play Contest, PO Box 1394, Oxford, MS 38655. Deadline is Feb. 15th 2015.
Entry Fee can also be paid online at http://theatreoxford.ticketleap.com/2015-national-contest-entry-fee/
All authors agree to permit Theatre Oxford to produce their contest entry play if the theatre should wish to do so. Authors retain copyright and full ownership of their plays.
-Authors may submit multiple plays, but each play submitted must be accompanied by the submission of an entry fee.
Only the five finalists will be notified of judging results. All plays are judged blind.
-Five finalists will be chosen. The Grand Prize Winner will receive the LW Thomas Award of $1,000 and a production of the winning script.
10 MINUTE PLAY CONTEST– ENTRY RULES
-Only original plays, never before produced, are eligible.
-The play, exclusive of title and cast pages, may be no more than ten pages.
-Play should have 2-4 characters and minimal props and costumes.
-Assemble script as follows:
-TWO COPIES OF THE PLAY.
-Optional cover letter.
-A title page with the play’s title, author’s name, address, phone number, and e-mail address. THIS IS THE ONLY PLACE THE AUTHOR’S NAME SHOULD APPEAR.
-The second page should contain a cast of characters and time and place information. PLEASE INCLUDE THE TITLE ON THIS PAGE.
-The third page will be the first page of the script. The other pages of the play follow.
-NAME OF THE PLAY AND PAGE NUMBERS ON EVERY PAGE, starting with the first page of the script.
-Staple or paperclip the play. DO NOT use binders or folders of any kind. Plays cannot be returned. Enclose a self-addressed stamped envelope if you want assurance that your play was received.
If you have questions, please e-mail Meaghin Burke, Contest Director, at [email protected]