Ten-minute Play Submission Guidelines
Thank you for submitting your play for consideration in the inaugural "Eight 10s in Tucson" festival!
Click on the link below to send us your script via email as an attachment.
The submission form requires you to provide the following:
1) your name & email address
2) play title
3) your play's logline (one or two
sentences summarizing the
script, including any relevant
“hook” to engage your
Additional information for Arizona residents and youth is also requested .
Submissions must be received no later than midnight, September 30, 2018.
There are NO FEES for submissions.
Scripts must comply with general guidelines for either Traditional or Modern Play Format as specified by Dramatists Guild of America; refer to this link for details:
A TITLE PAGE is required AND that title page must include ONLY the name of the play - do not include personally identifying information (names, addresses, contact information), copyright notices, performance history, professional association names/ logos, etc.
A character synopsis is required and MUST immediately following the title page
All script pages MUST be numbered; a header with the play title is recommended
Be sure the script has a run-time between 8 (eight) to 10 (ten) minutes; READ YOUR PLAY OUT LOUD TO TEST FOR LENGTH (we will)
Script files MUST be submitted in PDF format only
All submissions will be judged blind
ONLY 1 (ONE) submission per playwright permitted
You must be a resident of the United States or any of its protectorates
You must be at least 16 (sixteen) years of age to submit a script; additional permissions from parents/ guardians may be required
Submissions must be original works
All themes/genres accepted
Submissions previously produced or performed before a paying audience in the greater Tucson area are ineligible
Scripts that have been workshopped or performed as staged readings are permitted
Legal clearance of materials is the full responsibility of the playwright
Submissions will be capped at the first 250