The Voices Inside Play Festival is looking for short plays by incarcerated writers for its play festival to be held at Theaterlab in New York City in late February/early March 2022. Selected plays will receive at least five performances by New York-based director and cast.
1. Plays may be up to 15 pages in length (typewritten or legibly handwritten on 8.5" x 11" paper).
2. Anyone incarcerated in a federal, state, or county prison in 2020 or 2021 is eligible to enter.
2. The submission deadline is October 15, 2021.
3. Plays may be on any subject or in any style.
4. Prize awarded for selected writers is $300.
5. Please include a brief cover letter with the author’s name, identification number, and complete mailing address with submissions.
6. Please send copies, not originals, of your work.
7. Authors may submit up to two plays for consideration.
8. Please include your return mailing address so that plays may be returned.
9. Send submissions to:
Attn: Voices Inside Play Festival
357 W 36th St., 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10018
1. Deadline for entry is October 15, 2021.
2. Finalists will be announced November 30, 2021.
3. Winners will be announced January 2, 2022.
4. The event will be held in late February/early March 2022.
If you have any questions about the festival or would like to be get involved with it, reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org/