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Call for Submissions: Playwrights Circle Staged Reading Festival

The Playwrights Circle will present the 3rd Annual Staged Reading

Festival for all playwrights who are current members of the Albuquerque

Theatre Guild. The Festival will be held at The Adobe Theater, Friday, May

17, 7:30 pm; Saturday, May 18, 7:30 pm, and Sunday, May 19, 2:00 pm,


To join ATG: (Dues are $30/year.)

Blind judging: A panel of judges will read the plays without knowing the

names of the authors. Each play submitted will receive a short critique from

the judges.

Playwrights will be notified of their selection by March 20, 2019. Each play

read at the Festival will be followed by a Q&A. Playwrights must be in

attendance at the Festival.


Deadline for submissions: Plays must be submitted beginning December

1, 2018, and received no later than January 31, 2019.

Length of play: 10 pages to full-length plays

Number of characters: Maximum of 8 characters

Number of submissions per playwright: Maximum of 2 plays (no more

than one play from each playwright will be presented at the Festival)

Format: All plays must be in a standard playscript format (sample


Title page: Title page to include only the title of the play.

Email: Include title of play, author, and contact information.

Word or PDF formats will be accepted.

No previously published or produced plays can be considered (including

public staged readings).

Submissions must be made electronically. Each play must be sent in a

separate email and sent to:

For questions, contact Carolyn Wickwire (