An open call for submissions from young playwrights
The Montford Moppets Youth Shakespeare Company is seeking submissions for our inaugural One Act Festival!
A selection of 3 to 5 finalists will be chosen for production by our judging panel and Artistic Director Ashleigh Goff. Productions will be student-directed, under the supervision of Moppets staff.
We are seeking works by playwrights between the ages of 10 and 18.
One Acts must be original works or adaptations of works in the public domain.
All submissions must be written in English.
Running time should be no more than 20 minutes (roughly 20 pages)
Works should require a cast of 7 or fewer actors with minimal staging.
Submissions must be PG-13 or milder.
Contact information should be on the cover page of the script. The author’s name should not appear anywhere else on the script.
Submission deadline: February 14
Decision notification: February 21
Rehearsals: March 20 – May 11
Performances: May 12-13