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Sunday, January 14, 2024

RiffRaff NYC seeks short plays for self-production showcase

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Deadline: January 20, 2024

RiffRaff NYC is thrilled to announce our second showcase, scheduled for March 8th, 9th, and 10th at the Court Square Theatre. For this showcase, we invite playwrights to submit short plays exploring the theme of "Immigrants in New York." This is an opportunity to delve into the rich tapestry of immigrant experiences, celebrate diverse voices, and contribute to a compelling night of theatre.

Submission Guidelines:
Length: 15 minutes minimum, 20 minutes maximum
Characters: Maximum of four
Inclusion: If selected, at least one of the actors you cast must identify as an immigrant in America.
Language: English must be the main language, but other languages can be incorporated
Set Design: Keep it simple

Responsibilities: If selected, playwrights are responsible for casting, finding a director, bringing props, and any additional production elements

Marketing: While we handle overall marketing efforts, selected playwrights/groups are encouraged to actively promote their pieces alongside us

Financial Contribution: A $200 fee is required upon selection to secure your spot in the showcase

Please submit your short plays by 01/20/2024, including a brief synopsis and a character breakdown. Submissions should be sent to riffraff.nyc@gmail.com

Selection Process:
We will review submissions and select four plays for the showcase. We are particularly interested in engaging, thought-provoking works that bring unique perspectives to the theme.

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