KidsWrite! is our annual playwriting festival for students, grades 6 to 12.

Submit to KidsWrite


Eligibility
All students, grades 6-12

DEADLINE
March 09, 2015

Submission Deadline

SUBMIT YOUR ONE-ACT PLAY in Standard Manuscript Format

To encourage the young writers of North Carolina, Burning Coal each year holds a festival of new plays, written by students from 6th grade to 12th grade from Wake and surrounding counties in North Carolina. We will be accepting submissions of one-act plays from students and producing a number of them in May 2015 at the Murphey School. Please help us spread the word and help our next generation of writers!

All original one-act plays, less than 45 pages in standard manuscript format and written by a student, grades 6 through 12, are eligible.  Please send submissions along with a letter including your name, address, email address or phone number, grade and school.

Submissions must be received by March 9, 2015 (EXTENDED ONE WEEK DUE TO WEATHER).  Writers will be notified by mid-April.

KidsWrite Performance Festival


May 15 – May 17, 2015

7:30 pm on Friday – Saturday
2 pm on Sunday

$10  Regular Admission

Tickets available only at the door.  For additional info, call 919.834.4001.


To encourage the young writers of North Carolina, Burning Coal will hold its 7th annual festival of new plays, written by students from 6th grade to 12th grade.  The KidsWrite 2015 Festival of New Plays will include:

The Edge of the Bridge by Elin Waring (Broughton High School)
A Bundle of Bandits by Sammy Rivas (Ravenscroft Middle School)
One Lost, Another Late, A Third Surely to Come by Joseph Campisi (Research Triangle High)
With You by Elena Podleski (Research Triangle High School) 

Creative Team 

Producer:  Laura Owens
Director: Amy White Read More »

 

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