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SPF Application | October

SPF Application | October

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Each week, the Players Theatre's Short Play and Musical Festival will feature works from five unique playwrights presenting their own unique brand of Halloween horror, in the form of a short play.

The Steve and Marie Sgouros Theatre offers a very intimate setting perfect for producing spine-tingling thrills. You vote for your favorite play of the night and at the end of week, the winner will receive a cash prize based on audience votes.
Each week, the Players Theatre's Short Play and Musical Festival will feature works from five unique playwrights presenting their own unique brand of Halloween horror, in the form of a short play.

The Steve and Marie Sgouros Theatre offers a very intimate setting perfect for producing spine-tingling thrills. You vote for your favorite play of the night and at the end of week, the winner will receive a cash prize based on audience votes.

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The Players Theatre & Be Bold Productions present 
The Short Play And Musical Festival
The historic Players Theatre, in the heart of Greenwich Village, is accepting short play and musical submissions forthe October Festival competition. This October our theme will be “BOO!” centered on haunting, scary andHalloween centric short plays. Starting June 10th, five short plays/musicals will be presented each week for threeweeks.
 
The Short Play and Musical Festival will run Thursday through Sunday in the Steve & Marie SgourosTheatre.
 
Each week, a Best of the Festival winner will be selected by audience and judge’s votes.
 
The winner willreceive a cash prize of $100.DATES: October 10 - 27 2013 (Thursday, Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays)
 
Specifics
-Plays MUST be NO MORE 15 minutes in length!-Submissions MUST be submitted both as digital and hard copy submissions.-Hard copy submissions must be Blind Copy.-Plays WILL NOT be accepted without an application.-The Short Play Festival does not produce the plays accepted into the festival. SPF hosts the productions. The playsand playwrights accepted will be responsible for any additional costs.
See Following Pages for Guidelines
How To Submit: Complete the Application and attach it to your digital and hardcopy submissions.
-Email Submissions toAdmin@shortplaynyc.com-Mail two (2) copies of your script (BLIND COPY ONLY) and application to:
The Short Play Festival
The Players Theatre
115 MacDougal Street
New York, NY 10012
212-475-1449Please feel free to contact us via email if you have any additional questions.Admin@shortplaynyc.com
The Short Play Festival SPF/BOO | OCTOBER 2013
SUBMISSION DEADLINE:
AUGUST 16, 2013
shortplaynyc.com
 
GUIDELINES:
1.
 
Submissions should be of a HALLOWEEN theme in honor of HALLOWEEN. Should befocussed on scary, haunting, and Halloween experiences and ideas.2.
 
Each production will have four performances; Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
 
(Tech will be the previous Sunday.)
 
There will be three separate weeks.
 
Festival staff will try topair up one-acts according to theme and running time.
 
Please let us know if you have any dateconflicts.
 
We will try to work around conflict of selected plays but be aware that conflicts mightexclude you from the festival.3.
 
Please mail or hand-deliver two (2) bound, hard copy, blind submissions, of your play not toexceed 15 pages/15 minutes, with the application form (below) to the above address.
 
Pleaseinclude a CD of music if you are submitting a musical.
 
Make sure that a cast breakdown andsynopsis is included.
 
In addition, you must e-mail one copy.
 
There is no submission fee but welimit the number of plays by each playwright to two (2).
 
Plays will not be returned so please donot send SASE. Blind submission: Pages should have no identifying marks other than the titleand/or page numbers.
 
The application should have all identifying information.4.
 
DEADLINE:
 
All completed submissions must be received by 5:00PM, Friday, April 12TH.5.
 
Playwrights or their representatives are responsible for all aspects of their production; costs,casting (non-equity), rehearsals, props.
 
A list of available set pieces will be provided at pre-Festival meeting.
 
The load in and load out will be done by the actors and staff in under 2minutes so, please, limit your requirements.
 
There will be a meet and greet for authors orrepresentative which is mandatory.
 
Please limit lights and sound cues to maximum of 5 (five)which should include lights up and black out.6.
 
Selected plays will be asked to contribute a $50 technical fee to assist producers in coveringthe cost of staffing and programs.
 
(The Players’ Theatre will provide production stage manager(lighting/sound technician), house manager, box office personnel and media.)
 
Lights will be agneral wash.
 
There is no storage space for props or costumes so limit them to what you can carryback and forth. Festival staff will provide each accepted production with one half-hour tech time.
 
Each production will tech the Sunday before performance week and all cast members arerequired to be there.
The Short Play Festival SPF/BOO | OCTOBER 2013
SUBMISSION DEADLINE:
AUGUST 16, 2013
shortplaynyc.com
 
7.
 
There is a piano in the theatre.
 
Any additional music requirements must be approved by andare at the discretion of the Festival staff.
 
We have limited space and prefer that it is used foraudience.8.
 
Festival staff will contact accepted play/musical authors and a list will be available on ourwebsite after AUGUST 25th.
 
9.
 
There will be a mandatory meeting set for participants to provide information and answerquestions. Rehearsal space will be available at a discounted rate for Festival participants.
 
Onelarge dressing room will be available for all actors.10.
 
The Producers will schedule an audition for directors/authors to select cast.
 
(No doublecasting.)
 
The Festival will also try to assist any author in securing a director for those who donot have.
 
Please be aware that the larger your cast, the more difficult it will be for your directorto schedule rehearsals. It is not necessary to use The Festival casting service should your playalready be cast.11.
 
There will be a $100 deposit to cover cancellation or damages.
 
This will be returned at theend of The Festival.12.
 
Complete contact sheet and program info will be required two weeks in advance of performance date.13.
 
Audience voting will determine each week’s favorites.
 
Only audience member who haveseen all plays will be allowed to vote.
 
Weekly winners will be awarded $100.
The Short Play Festival SPF/BOO | OCTOBER 2013
SUBMISSION DEADLINE:
AUGUST 16, 2013
shortplaynyc.com

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