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One Act Play Competition

October 5th - December 7th, 2020


£10 non members £5 NPS members


Newport Playgoers Society is delighted to invite you to submit your plays to our socially-distanced One Act Playwriting Competition! Three winning entries will be performed by the society at the Dolman Theatre, Newport, as soon as this is possible and must include social distancing for all characters. Please read the rules carefully before submitting. Unfortunately, any scripts which do not meet the rules will be disqualified. All entries must be anonymous. Email your entry to manager@dolmantheatre.co.uk, with One Act Playwriting Competition as the subject. Your script must be sent as an email attachment in PDF or Word format. In the body of your email, include the title of the play, your name, address, email, phone number and payment receipt reference number. Please do not include your name on the script. Deadline for entries: 12pm Monday 7th December 2020 Entry fee per script: £10 or £5 for NPS members. Please follow the payment link below WWW.DOLMANTHEATRE.CO.UK The society is unable to offer any feedback and scripts will not be returned. Rules 1. Scripts must be in English, though international entries are very welcome. 2. All entrants must pay the entry fee via PayPal, credit or debit card before submitting the script. 3. Scripts should be between 15 and 40 minutes duration. 4. Scripts must allow for social distancing between all characters. 5. Maximum of six characters. 6. Scripts must be anonymous. No name on the file please. 7. Contact details and play title must be included in your entry email. 8. You may submit more than one entry at £10 per script. (£5 NPS members) 9. The judges decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. 10. The plays should be new, original writing - unpublished and not previously performed in front of an audience.

Show Times

All entries should be in by December 7th 2020

Booking Fee

There is a booking fee of £2.00 per per transaction.

More Information

For more information about this performance, please contact the Dolman Theatre on 01633 263670.

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