OKLAHOMA CITY REPERTORY THEATRE 

CALL FOR ONLINE PLAYS FOR
NEW VOICES & YOUNG AUDIENCES

Deadline: July 31, 2020 at 11:59pm CST 

Oklahoma City Repertory Theatre (OKC Rep), an Actors’ Equity Association Category 1 Small Professional Theatre, is seeking submissions of previously unproduced plays, written explicitly for online communications platforms (Zoom, FaceTime, Skype, et al) in the following categories:

 

  1. NEW VOICES: Playwrights between the ages of 18-26 

  • 50-80 minute plays that are written within the context of online communication;

  • Plays can be two or more characters; each character will occupy a single window on screen. Monologues that exhibit innovative use of the form will be considered.

  1. YOUNG AUDIENCES: Material to engage young audiences between the ages of 4-11

  • 40 to 60-minute plays that are written within the context of online communication; 

  • Plays can be two or more characters; each character will occupy a single window on screen. Monologues that exhibit innovative use of the form will be considered.

  • Plays must be suitable and engaging for audiences between the ages of 4-11.

 

Selected play(s) will be produced as an online reading under the auspices of OKC Rep Theatre, and distributed to our audiences via social media. Plays selected for readings will be awarded a $250 honorarium. Selected plays may be considered for full production in a future season.

 

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

 

Deadline for all submissions is no later than 11:59 CST on July 31, 2020. Please send your submission with your name to stageathome@cityrep.com containing the following: 

 

  1. Script(s): must be in .pdf form, with embedded page numbers;

  2. A one-page copy of your resume in .pdf format;

  3. A one-page cover letter in .pdf format, containing the following information:

  4. Full name

  5. Professional name (if different)

  6. Mailing Address, City, State, ZIP

  7. Website, if available

  8. Social media handles

  9. Connection to Oklahoma*, if relevant;

  10. Title of Play, Category & Year Written

  11. Brief Synopsis

 

*While special consideration is given to playwrights native to or living in Oklahoma, all are welcome to apply.

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Oklahoma City, OK 73101

info@cityrep.com

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