Submissions are now open for Playing on Air’s inaugural James Stevenson Prize for Short Plays. In his editorial cartoons for The New Yorker, James Stevenson told stories about the human comedy with energy and economy. Playing on Air, a theater podcast and public radio show, will award three major prizes ($7,500, $2,000, and $1,000) for short comedies that perpetuate Mr. Stevenson's spirit and wit, bringing the finest new American plays to a national audience - for free.
Deadline: July 1, 2018 at noon
No submission fee
For more information, for full contest rules, and to enter, visit: playingonair.org
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