Wow Cafe Theater is seeking submissions of original, unproduced plays of any length for there 1st annual of it's play November play reading series which will be held Nov 9-10th 2017. Submitted plays will be screened and selected by a jury. If, selected you will be notified by the series producer and given a scheduled date for the reading of there play. PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT IF YOU ARE UNAVAILABLE ON THURSDAY OR FRIDAY EVENING NOV 9-10th. Readings will begin at 8pm at the newly renovated Wow Cafe Theater. Time permitting, playwrights will also be allowed an optional Q &A session with the audience following the reading for feedback and discussion about their works. Selected playwrights(and their actors) will have access to the space beginning at 3pm the day of there scheduled performance.
Actors equity association staged reading guidelines. Wow Cafe Theater will provide the space and seating with minimal set-up/ tear down of the staging area.
THERE IS NO COMPENSATION FOR THIS PLAY-READING SERIES.
If you would like your play to be considered for the series, Please send a email with the subject line [Play Reading Series 2017] to: [email protected]
With the following information: 1.) A copy of your script in PDF format. 2.) A brief Synopsis of your play. 3.) A short of yourself 4.) Valid contact information.
SUBMISSION DEADLINE IS OCTOBER 15, 2017.
Submissions recieved after that date WILL NOT be considered. ELECTRONIC SUBMISSIONS ONLY PLEASE. A running time of 75 minutes or less is suggested but not mandatory. The selection jury is looking for works of various topics, race, religion, color, gender. We would like to present a diverse collection of plays over the course of the series. The mission of the series is to provide a platform and venue for upcoming playwrights to have their plays read and potentially workshop in order to nurture artist in a manner reflective of Wow's mission statement.