Theatre Workshop of Owensboro Summer Shorts, a 1-Act Play Festival

The following information has been copied from an email from Damon Wallace, Production Manager of TWO:

Summer Shorts 2016

Theatre Workshop of Owensboro

Is proud to announce the opening for submissions for Summer Shorts 2016.

This year is bigger, better and greener!

Building on the success of last year’s festival, TWO’s Summer Shorts returns for another run at the beautiful Trinity Center, located in downtown Owensboro, KY. This year TWO will select 8-10 plays for production over 2 weekends in June.


One Act play up to 15 minutes in length

One Act play between 15-45 minutes in length

$400.00 cash prize awarded to top plays in both categories

$200.00 cash prize awarded to runner-up in both categories

Judging will be conducted by a volunteer panel of TWO actors, directors, patrons and other notable members of the community

Electronic submissions in PDF format only

All writer/ contact information must be on a separate cover page

$15 entry fee for each submission, fee covers processing and production costs.

Plays must be original, copyright free and unpublished

Playwright is limited to 2 submissions each

(1) in category #1/ (1) in category #2

(2) in either category

Limited to first 200 submissions, no fee or play will be accepted after that number has been reached.

Deadline has been extended to 11:59pm February 7th, 2016

Just click on the link below for more info…/

Once you’ve read the fine print, click on one of the (2) available hyperlinks contained on the webpage, create a new patron account and submit your entry fee. The email for submissions will appear on your receipt. For more information, call (270) 683-5003 Mon-Fri between the hours of 10am-2pm Central Standard Time.