Current Season

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PURCHASE A SEASON TICKET BOOK - $100.00

(5 shows) 


Youth Acting Workshop

July 20, 2019

Register today!

Current Season

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                          2019                        

                     SEASON 17

  

            FEBRUARY 17 & 22

          The UnPerfect Couple


                  APRIL 6-7

               The Bad Seed


              JUNE 15-16/22

             Shades of Gray


          AUGUST  18-24 & 25

            Front Porch Society

       

       OCTOBER 6 & NOVEMBER 10

              The Hour Glass


                DECEMBER 7-8

          Pass-It-On Christmas

            A Youth Production

  (not included in Season Book)

The Emerging Playwright Project

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SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

You must be 18 years of age to enter.
The play must be unpublished, original works only.
The play must be full length, at least 90 minutes.
Dramas, comedies, and farces are accepted, no adaptations or musicals accepted.
Cast size is limited to six characters, with interesting storylines, requiring only a single set.

 Scripts must be typewritten on standard paper size, bound with staples only and pages
numbered, submit three (3) copies with title only.  Include unbound sheet which includes the title of the play, playwright’s name, address, email, and telephone number.
 

Entries are accepted from January to May 1 each year. The winner will be announced June 1. Entries postmarked after May 1 will be included in the next year’s cycle of entries. The winning script will be produced in September of the same year.


WHAT YOUR SUBMISSION SHOULD INCLUDE:

The Playwright's Biography
The development /history of the play
Character breakdown, and brief synopsis of the play
Your complete mailing address, email address, and telephone number
All scripts must be firmly bound. No changes or revisions accepted after submission
No double-sided pages
UpStage Theatre Company will not assume responsibility for lost or damaged scripts.
PLEASE RETAIN A COPY OF YOUR SCRIPT.

MAIL YOUR SUBMISSION TO:
UpStage Theatre Company
The Emerging Playwright Project

1713 Wooddale Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA  70806




Pictured left is Mr. Albert Cowart, Jr. of Los Angeles, CA

UpStage Theatre's Emerging Playwright

Star Award Recipient for his play, The Righteous Saints of Greater Faith

Best Ensemble, Best Actress and Best Actor. 

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