Village Theatre Waterdown Amateur Playwrights Series

Village Theatre Waterdown (Inc.) is excited to launch a new initiative and invites amateur Ontario playwrights to submit 10-minute plays for public reading, feedback and virtual production in 2022.

Have you written a short play you’d love to see read live? Have you been thinking about writing a script and never had the prompt you needed to get started? This is your opportunity!

Age – no limits

Geographic area – Greater Hamilton Area, Southern Ontario and Ontario

Subject matter – appropriate for all ages 12+

Length – 10 minutes

Cast size – appropriate for a Zoom audience. Ideally under 10.

We want to share your creative work with an audience.

Word and PDF submissions will be accepted until November 15, 2021

Email: villagetheatrewaterdown@gmail.com


Name and contact details

Title of play

Brief overview of play (maximum 100 words)

Character breakdown

Play (maximum 10 pages: 8×10 and 200 words per page)

Plays will be reviewed by the Village Theatre Waterdown play reading committee. Shortlisted plays and playwrights will be notified by January 2022. All submissions will be acknowledged.

Are you an actor or director and would like to participate? Let us know!

Village Theatre Waterdown embraces equity, diversion and inclusion and encourages all interested playwrights, actors, directors and technicians to participate.

Memorial Hall, Waterdown has restricted access at this time.

Village Theatre Waterdown (VT)continues to work closely with City of Hamilton monitoring the current situation in our community.

The safety of VT volunteers and patrons remain our priority.