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New Play Development Workshops

GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION OF SCRIPTS FOR THE NEW PLAY DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS

  1. Only unproduced and unpublished scripts are eligible for consideration. No musicals.
  2. Submissions must be from Playwrights descending from the African or LatinX diaspora, writing about Black and Latino cultural aesthetic
  3.  The submission must include a synopsis and character list/Breakdown.
  4. The playwrights are expected to attend the rehearsals and reading presentations.
  5. Only scripts submitted prior to the April 15, 2021 deadline will be considered.
  6. Playwrights from across the country are encouraged to submit.
  7. Manuscripts must be typed in the standard play format and must include the playwright’s contact information.
  8. You must submit the consent/information form. 
  9. Play scripts may be delivered by regular mail, in person or using the submission form. Include a stamped self-addressed envelope if you wish your manuscript returned. Send manuscripts to;

Department of Theatre & Dance

Texas State University

601 University Drive

San Marcos, Texas 78666

ATTN: Black and Latino Playwrights Celebration 

10. Notification of selected writers by June 30, 2021.