Undergraduate Playwriting Contest at UC San Diego – Gaffney Playwriting Competition

Dr. Floyd Gaffney Playwriting Competition

The University of California San Diego’s Theatre and Dance Department seeks from all enrolled undergraduate students submissions of previously unproduced, unpublished scripts highlighting the African-American experience in contemporary or historical terms. Adaptations from books and other forms not allowed.

A $1000 honorarium will be awarded to the winning playwright.

A staged reading, April 28th, 2012, of the winning script will be presented here on campus in the MFA Baldwin New Play Festival attended by many national theatre professionals.

Travel and housing cost for the winning playwright to and from UC San Diego to be present for the reading is provided.

Additional info can be found at http://theatre.ucsd.edu/playwritingcontest/

From: Gregg Henry
Sent: Thursday, November 10, 2011 3:06 PM