Calling all playwrights

FLINT TWP. — The Flint Community Players (FCP) is holding a Playwriting Competition. Open to residents of the State of Michigan, this competition aims to celebrate new/ up-and-coming playwrights, and their work.

“We wish to encourage playwriting as a discipline of theatre, and to promote the production of new and original works on community stages,” an FCP press release stated.

Submissions must be new/original works that have not been previously published or produced professionally. Plays adapted from existing public domain works will be accepted.

The Contest Administrator began accepting entries on October 1 and will continue until the deadline of January 1, 2016.

Contestants may submit one or more plays for the registration fee of $20.00 each. All contest submission fees should be sent to:

Flint Community Players c/o Play Contest Administrator

2462 S. Ballenger Hwy

Flint, MI 48507

Fees can be paid via personal check or money order. Make checks payable to Flint Community Players and put “Play Contest” and playwright’s name in memo line.

Contest winners will be announced by April 2, 2016. Prizes are as follows: 1st place – $300.00, 2nd place – $200.00, 3rd place – $100.00

Flint Community Players may produce a winning play at its discretion.

Please visit for complete rules and submission guidelines.

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