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Monday, July 11, 2022

Kumu Kahua July prompt


Deadline: none given - prompt is for the month of July

We’re proud to announce a new monthly playwriting contest in collaboration with Bamboo Ridge Press!

Every month, Kumu Kahua’s artistic director Harry Wong III will select a writing prompt on or by the first day of that month. We’re looking for 5-page monologues or 10-page scenes based on that prompt; the due date for submissions will always be the last day of the month. All entries must be written in traditional play format; instructions on this format can be found here (https://www.dramatistsguild.com/script-formats), courtesy of the Dramatists Guild.

There will be one winner each month. Scripts will be submitted to the judges anonymously. Winners will receive $100 and a subscription to Bamboo Ridge Press. Woo!

The prompt for the month of July 2022 is: A conflict between supporters of different gubernatorial candidates. (For example, a conflict breaking out between signwavers of different gubernatorial candidates on the street in Hawai‘i.)

Best of luck!

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