Itinerant Theatre Accepting Play Submissions

Itinerant Theatre is accepting scripts for the second annual Coffee House Theatre 10-Minute Play Readings and New Short Play Readings at its Coffee House Theatre

The monthly Coffee House Theatre is held at Stellar Beans Coffee House and Eatery, 319 Broad St., at 7p.m. on the first Saturday of each month.

Caroly Woosley, playwright-producer and co-founder and president of Itinerant Theatre, was a guest at our meeting Saturday, Sept. 3.

Submitted plays must have subject matter of any one or more issues relevant to this year’s elections. The plays can also bring to light how many Americans still struggle to experience freedom here, said Joy Pace, Itinerant Theatre director.

Those playwrights whose plays are chosen for the readings will receive a $25 royalty payment per play.

Playwrights will be contacted by phone and email when their plays are chosen for the readings.

1. Only two plays per category may be submitted per playwright. There is no submission fee.
2. Submissions accepted starting Sept. 1. Submission deadline is Oct. 10.
3. Submissions via email only. Email submissions (in pdf or Word format only) to
4. Plays must include contact info (name, phone number, email address, home city and state, country) on the cover sheet.
5. Plays will require no more than six actors.
6. 10 Minute Plays will run no more than 10 minutes, no exceptions.
7. Short plays will run no more than an hour, no exceptions.

The next Itinerant Theatre season will begin in the spring with both modern classics and new works, Pace said.

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