Helpful writers LINKS...
American Association of Community Theatre
A wide range of submission opportunities from all over the country and including all genres. Updated regularly.
Burry Man Writers Center
This Australian-founded, worldwide community of writers has a substantial list of international markets and submission opportunities for contests, as well as links to theaters around the world which consistently produce new works.
En Avant Playwrights
This playwright-run online community features postings for a huge range of opportunities, from 10-minute festivals to grants for musical theater, as well as chat forums and advice areas. Updated as info becomes available.
Insights for Playwrights
This membership-based service ($35 annually) delivers a monthly e-newsletter with 16 pages of submission opportunities, another of the most comprehensive lists available. Home page offers a sample listing to provide an idea of what you'll get as a member.
A New York City-based collaborative who produce weekly readings, this group also lists submission opportunities on their homepage. Not the most comprehensive, this list sometimes also includes announcements without playwright focus, but is updated regularly with a wide range of opportunities.
Play Submission Helper
A membership-based service, ($19 per year), that gives you immediate access to the Masterlist of Playwriting Opportunities. This Masterlist contains 400 highly organized play submission opportunities around the country, along with their submission guidelines and any other details you need to send them your script. www.playsubmissionshelper.com/blog
The Playwrights' Center
This Minneapolis-based company delivers classes, workshops, and readings to their members as well as one of the most comprehensive listings of submissions available online.
Chatroom-style forum with writing suggestions, articles and discussion forums with other writers. Free membership also gives access to regularly updated opportunities listed here.
Theaters offering submission opportunities for all playwrights:
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