Submissions

Submissions


Looking for a place to present your work in progress?

Seattle Playwrights Salon wants to hear from you!

  

In collaboration with professional directors and actors, the Salon presents staged readings of plays in development on the second Friday of every month. The readings are held at the Conservatory, an arts venue and coffeehouse in Seattle’s historic Georgetown neighborhood.

In preparation for our 2019 season, the Salon is currently accepting full-length scripts and collections of short and one act plays in development from any playwright in the Northwestern United States and British Columbia.  To be considered for our priority deadline of October 31, 2018, please email seattleplaywrightssalon@gmail.com  with SUBMISSIONS 2019: your name and the title of your play in the subject line.

Submission Criteria and Information:

  • Each play submission shall be accompanied by a $10.00 submission fee* paid via the Salon's donation page. A copy of the receipt shall be provided with the script.

  • Playwright shall reside in the Northwestern United States or British Columbia.

  • Plays must be submitted in PDF format, using standard play formatting style.

  • Script should include a title page with play title, playwright’s name and contact information; a brief summary of the play; and a cast list.

  • Submission email should include a brief overview of the script’s development and production history.

Please refer to our Submission Resource Guide for additional tips on preparing your script for submission.  If your script is selected for the 2019 season, we will provide a director and up to four actors for the staged reading (additional actors provided with prior arrangement). To learn more, click here for the Playwright Agreement

* - All submission fees go to support the Salon's administrative and production costs (compensation for director, stage manager and up to four actors for each show).  In accordance with the Salon's mission of helping playwrights develop their work, a high level critique will also be provided for every play submitted.