The Wild Project theatre and the Brooklyn Actor's Troupe are presenting a 24 hour play festival on August 5th at 8pm! Selected playwrights, actors, and directors will meet at the Wild Project theatre in the East Village on August 4th at 6pm (so techniquely its a 26 hour play festival). 5 playwrights, 5 directors, and 20 actors will be selected to create original pieces. On August 4th the playwrights will meet at the theatre and be given the theme for the show which they will create. Any actors and directors able to attend will be split into 5 groups. The next day the directors and actors will meet at the Wild Project, where the show will be held, and slots will be given to rehearse in the space and the lobby all day starting at 10am.
Playwrights-Must be present on August 4th at the Wild Project, 195 E 3rd street at 6pm. They will receive prompts and be presented with their cast of actors by headshot or attendance.
Directors- Must be available August 5th to direct their show during the morning/day to go up at 8pm.
Actors-Must be available August 5th to rehearse during the day and perform at the 8pm show.
Actors and Directors are welcome and encouraged to be present at 6pm on August 4th, but it is not mandatory.
If you would like to be considered to participate please send a brief cover letter to TheBrooklynActorsTroupe@gmail.com which gives a synopsis of your work and who you are as an artist. Actors please send headshots as well.
August 4, 2017 - August 5, 2017