Ten Minute Play & Webisode Festival

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WE SEEK  short plays and web productions (under 7 minutes)

Over ten plays and webisodes will be chosen for the Festival

Saturday, April 12, 1 to 4 p.m.
WCSU Midtown campus, Student Center Theater

Roundtables: 10 to noon
Readings & Viewings: 1 to 4

  • The opportunity to experience a stage reading or viewing of your work by professionals and peers
  • Network with Broadway and media experts
  • Entries will be reviewed by a professional jury; 10 plays and 10 webisodes will be featured
  • All entrants are invited to participate in morning roundtable sessions with professionals on “How to Succeed as a Writer”
  • Open to graduate and undergraduate students
  • Deadline for submissions is March 11, 2014

For more information, or to submit your entry, contact:
Louisa Burns-Bisogno, Dept. of Writing, Linguistics & Creative Process



Rules for entry:

  1. The applicant must be a current undergraduate or graduate student at a Connecticut State University.
  2. Submit only original work by the deadline –midnight, Tuesday, March 11, 2014. 
  3. A webisode script can be a stand-alone or pilot for a series.
  4. Submit all scripts and webisodes digitally to festival@wcsu.edu.
  5. Webisode productions must be written by entrant although technical assistance in production is permitted.
  6. A final (edited) DVD and digital copy of a webisode can be submitted up to March 11.
  7. Scripts should include a title page with contact information: students’name, University, mailing and email addresses and phone number.
  8. Plays must be 10 to 12 pages in length (10 minutes playing time).
  9. Webisode scripts must be between 2 pages (2 minutes) and 7 pages (7 minutes).
  10. Entrants must grant permission to have their plays read and webisodes viewed at the Festival on April 12.
  11. Students can submit 2 plays and 2 webisodes.


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