Call for Scripts by Black & Latino Playwrights for Annual Texas State University Conference; Deadline March 15, 2016

(via Eugene Lee, Texas State University)


Black and Latino Playwrights Conference, Texas State University, San Marcos, September 12 - 17, 2016

Call for scripts celebrating the voices of Black and Latino playwrights by workshopping new plays in collaboration with professional diretors, actors, and university students. Must be submitted by March 15, 2016. A script postmarked by the deadline date is aceptable. Play scripts may be delivered by regular mail, in person, or by e-mail. You will be notified by May 30, 2016 if your work has been selected.

  • Only (un??--CTXLT)produced and unpublished scripts are eligible for consideration. No musicals.
  • The scripts must be written by a Black or Latino playwright.
  • The submission must include a synopsis and character list.
  • Ther playwrights are expected to attend the rehearsals and at least one of the staged readings.
  • Playwrights from across the country may submit scripts.
  • Manuscripts must be typed in the standard play format and must include contact information.
  • Include a stamped self-addressed envelope if you wish your manuscript returned.

Send manuscripts to:

Black and Latino Playwrights Conference

Department of Theatre and Dance

Texas State University

601 University Drive

San Marcos, TX 78666

or email to