One-Act Plays The Phoenix Stage Company is seeking one-act plays no longer than 30 minutes in length on any topic or theme for their One-Act Festival scheduled for May, 2013, in Naugatuck, CT. No musicals or children’s plays. Plays must be able to be performed in a black box set with minimal tech requirements and no more than 6 actors. Scripts that have been previously produced in a limited run will be considered. One submission per playwright. Submit cover letter, synopsis, resume, and one copy of play by e-mail or postal mail. No entry fee. Phoenix Stage Company, Inc., One-Act Festival, PO Box 344, Naugatuck, CT 06770. Email with questions.
Deadline: December 15, 2012
Visual Artists UFORGE Gallery in Jamaica Plain, MA, is currently accepting entries for their exhibition based on the theme of texture. Work expressing texture through 2D (drawing, painting, photography or graphic) or 3D (sculpture) is sought. Learn more.
Deadline: December 16, 2012
Fiction Glimmer Train Press is currently accepting entries for their Fiction award. Open to all subjects, all themes, and all writers. Most entries run from 2,000 to 8,000 words, but stories from 2,000 to 20,000 words are fine. Learn more.
Deadline: January 2, 2013
GLBT Film The San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival (June 20-30, 2013, San Francisco, CA) – is currently seeking submissions in Narrative Feature (40 minutes or longer), Documentary Feature (40 minutes or longer), and Short (under 40 minutes). Email with questions.
Deadline:January 22, 2013
Cambridge Artists Registration is currently open for Cambridge Open Studios (May 2013). Visual & Performing Arts living, working or with a studio in Cambridge are welcome to participate. Questions: 617-349-4380. Learn more.
Deadline: January 31, 2013
Prose Fellowships The National Endowment for the Arts is pleased to announce that application guidelines are now available for the FY 2014 Creative Writing Fellowships in Prose (Fiction and Creative Nonfiction). Creative Writing Fellowships encourage the production of new work and allow writers the time and means to write. The program offers $25,000 grants to published creative writers. Learn more.
Deadline: February 28, 2013
Lowell Area Art Exhibition Opportunity Loft27 in Downtown Lowell is looking for local area artists to exhibit in the Loft27 Art Gallery. Contact Kerry Maloney, Assistant Property Manager, Loft27, 27 Jackson Street, Lowell, MA at 978-458-8200.
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