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Monday, January 9, 2017

MRT seeking 7 - 20 minute fully produced one act plays

Seeking 7 - 20 minute fully produced one act plays (cast, directed and ready to be performed in late January) for


January 25 - January 30, 2017
at Manhattan Repertory Theatre
17-19 West 45th St. Third Floor (Between 5th and 6th Ave.)

Do you have strong feelings about the outcome of our last election?
Do you have a play (or can you write a play) which might express your feelings which you can put together by the end of January for this event?
We are seeking passionate plays which explore the issues and belief systems being created by whatever just happened this past November!

To submit your play:

To submit your 7 - 20 minute play production please email:

The complete script of the play as a .pdf, (or outline if it is not written yet)
a synopsis of the play,
the character breakdown,
the set and lighting requirements,
the play's production history (if it has been produced before and where)
your mailing address, and a creative team leader contact email address to:
manhattanrep@yahoo.com by January 20, 2017 (Inauguration Day)

Please put “TRUMPED!” in the subject heading.
We will contact you within a couple days, if not sooner, as to your acceptance.

You will receive a minimum of two performances.
We will supply a technician to run the sound and lights.
We have stock furniture and set pieces for your show.
We will help you put up a great show.

Plays that we love will be accepted on a First-Come First-Served basis.
The earlier you submit the better chances you have of being accepted for we may end submissions before January 20, 2017, if we fill up all available performance slots

There is no submission fee. NON-EQUITY ONLY. 

Once accepted, there will be a $35 commitment fee.

For more information, please log on to: http://www.manhattanrep.com/

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