Buckhannon Community Theatre


West Virginia'S Premier COMMunity theatre group


Playwright competition

Submissions are open for Buckhannon Community Theatre's first-annual playwriting competition and will be accepted until August 25th at 11:59. The festival will give writers of all experience levels the chance to showcase their short works (up to 15 minutes). The plays should focus on the festival's theme "What's Love Got to Do With It" and the top three plays will get a chance to be produced by the Buckhannon Community Theatre

In order to for a writer's work to become elligible :

1. The writer must electronically submit their original script as a Word Document or PDF to BCTPlaywrights@gmail.com​ with their name, address, e-mail address and telephone number on title page

2. The writer must fill out the following google form: 

3. The writer must pay $26 to the provided PayPal account at buckhannonct@gmail.com​ or mail a check to the following address: Buckhannon Community Theatre, ℅ Playwright Festival Competition, P.O. Box 677, Buckhannon, WV 26201 
Note: Those who participated in the "You Can Write a Ten Minute Play" Workshop will have $5 waived from the entrance fee.

The full festival guidelines can be found at http://www.buckhannoncommunitytheatre.com/. Additional questions can be sent to jill.okes@gmail.com or BCTPlaywrights@gmail.com