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Springville Playhouse Play Writing Competition

Calling all aspiring playwrights and scriptwriters for Springville Playhouse‚Äôs first-ever scriptwriting competition!  As the longest, continuously running playhouse in the state of Utah, the Springville Playhouse sees an exciting opportunity to highlight and showcase the amazing talents within our creative community. The Springville Playhouse is asking you to join with us in celebrating and performing the artistry of local talent.

Winning submissions will split a cash prize and have their scripts performed by the Springville Playhouse. Each submission requires a $20 processing fee. This is a fantastic opportunity for local authors and playwrights to see their works performed by talented, local actors.

Format and Judging

Entries should be One-Act Plays in any Genre. Please keep entries family-friendly. All entries must be an original script/play, written by the submitter; previously published scripts should not be submitted. Entries should be submitted as a Google Doc.

Judges will be selected from board members of the Springville Playhouse. All submissions grant allowance for use by the Springville Playhouse or for marketing possible future scriptwriting competitions, but participants will retain all other rights to their submissions. Participants must be a resident of the state of Utah.

All entries must be submitted to the Springville Playhouse website (www.springvilleplayhouse.com) by Saturday, August 1st.

We look forward to seeing the vast array of talent within our Utah communities.

Submissions for the 2020 Play Writing Competition are now closed. Thanks to all who participated. We will leave the announcement and format information below for any who want to prepare for the 2021 contest but have removed the submission button until that time.

Please bear with us while we work through all the submissions and select the winner, and thank you again for joining us on this exciting journey!