Playwrights The Yale Drama Series is seeking original, unpublished, full-length plays written in English. No translations, musicals, or children’s plays. The winner will receive the David C. Horn Prize of $10,000, publication of the manuscript by Yale University Press, and a staged reading at Lincoln Center Theater. Learn more.
Deadline: August 15, 2014
Call for Artists The Golden Thread Gallery in West Hartford CT seeks work for their exhibition Surface and Depth. The exhibit will be showing from September 13 to November 1. Learn more.
Deadline: August 26, 2014
Poets Over 60 The Off the Grid Press Poetry Prize offers a prize of $1,000 and publication by Off the Grid Press for a poetry collection by a poet over the age of 60. Tam Lin Neville and Bert Stern will judge. Learn more.
Deadline: August 31, 2014
Printmakers Residency The Lower East Side Printshop provides emerging artists with free studio residencies to develop new work and explore printmaking, for residencies beginning October 2014. Learn more.
Deadline: September 1, 2014
Craft Artists CraftBoston is now accepting exhibitor applications from both established and emerging artists making original work that shows exemplary execution of design, quality craftsmanship, creative use of materials, and superb aesthetic qualities. Learn more.
Deadline: September 12, 2014
Short Plays The Exit 7 Players New Short Play Contest will produce short plays by twelve playwrights in an audience-participation format, awarding two winning writers a prize of $150 each. Learn more.
Deadline: September 13, 2014
Call to Artists The Kingston Gallery in Boston is seeking at least two new artist members this fall. The gallery is governed and run by dues-paying, exhibiting artist-members and showcases a diverse range of contemporary art in a mutually supportive environment that encourages experimentation and growth. Learn more.
Deadline: September 25, 2014
Call for Outdoor Installation The Heritage Museums & Gardens in Sandwich invites artists, architects, designers and creative people to design one person shelters in which a single person could observe nature, contemplate the stars, write poetry, meditate, or simply take a nap. Learn more
Deadline: September 29, 2014 (5pm)
Call to Artists The Seligmann Center is currently accepting entries for their exhibition, Magical Events: A Small Works Exhibition, on view November 14-January 3. Two-dimensional and three-dimensional works of any medium accepted. No width restriction, however works may not exceed 10” in height or depth, including frames and peripheral elements. Learn more.
Deadline: October 3, 2014
Image credit: Photograph of Bill Fecych (seated) and Don Johnson work in the reactor control room during its operating days in 1959. After an ad hoc committee study in 1977, NASA Headquarters decided that the reactor would never be put back into operation. Reactor equipment was then “cannibalized” for other programs.