3/27, 2020 by 4:00 pm 

Civic Theatre of Greater Lafayette is soliciting playwrights to submit previously unproduced scripts for its 8th Annual 10-Minute Play Festival. Between 6 and 10 scripts will be produced June 12-14, 2020 at the Historic Monon Depot Theatre in Downtown Lafayette.

* Only residents of the 14-county area served by the Tippecanoe Arts Federation may submit. These counties include Benton, Carroll, Cass, Clinton, Fountain, Howard, Jasper, Montgomery, Newton, Pulaski, Tippecanoe, Tipton, Warren and White.


* Submissions must be sent as a PDF or Word document to

* Playwrights must include a title page with the play's title, playwright's name, and contact information. The author's name should not appear anywhere on the script. Please format in 12-point font.

* The second page of the submission should include the title, a list of characters, and the setting.

* The play should last no longer than 10 minutes, which often translates to 1 minute per page, not including the title page and the character/setting page. Plays that last longer than 10 minutes will be disqualified.

* There is no cost to submit a script. Playwrights are limited to submitting no more than 2 scripts.

* Deadline for submissions: March 27, 2020 at 4:00 PM.

* Contract: There are no royalties paid at this time. There will be a small stipend awarded to winning playwrights.

* Cast size: Casts smaller than 5 characters are preferred.

* Content: No restrictions. Please keep in mind technical limitations of the festival. Shows with multiple locations, extensive technical requirements, or large casts will have less chance of being selected.


* Winning plays will be announced April 17, 2020.