DEADLINE Plays must be submitted by email or mailed postmarked by August 31st, 2020.
FEES There are no fees for submitting your work to the Festival.
ELIGIBILITY: Playwrights must be 18 years old or younger on August 31st, 2020; co-written plays are allowed, provided all writers meet age requirement.
CONTENT Original plays on any subject.
LIMIT Up to 3 plays per playwright or playwright team. Plays should be 10 pages (minimum) to 40 pages ( maximum).
FORMAT Plays must have numbered script pages. Plays submitted by e-mail must be sent as PDF. Plays submitted by mail must be printed on one sided and unbound.
COVER SHEET Submissions must include a Cover Sheet with: Title, Playwright Name, Playwright Date of Birth (with year), Age, School Name, E-Mail Address, Contact Phone Number, Mailing Address.
NO RETURNS Scripts will not be returned, so please do not send originals.
NOTIFICATION Festival Competition winners will be contacted the first week of October 2020.
PERFORMANCE Winning plays will be read in the one-day Festival at The Palm Springs Cultural Arts Center (Camelot Movie Theatre), date TBD.
SUBMIT BY MAIL Send unbound play(s) and cover sheet to:
Young Playwrights Festival
c/o Coyote StageWorks, Inc.
P. O. Box 5401
Palm Springs, CA 92263
SUBMIT BY E-MAIL Send PDF of play(s) and cover sheet with play title in the subject line to the link below