Submit to KidsWrite

May 24 – May 25, 2019


All students, grades 6-12

March 01, 2019

Submission Deadline

SUBMIT YOUR ONE-ACT PLAY in Standard Manuscript Format

Nick- Masker 1 (002)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. Created in 2004, Kidswrite will be accepting submissions of one-act plays from students and producing a number of them in May 2019 at Burning Coal Theatre (The Murphey School Auditorium). Please help us spread the word and help our next generation of writers! 

Original one-act plays, less than 45 pages in standard manuscript format written by a student, grades 6 -12, are eligible.  Writers, 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 1, 2019.  Writers will be notified by mid-April. All writers will receive written feedback.

KidsWrite performances will take place on May 24 and 25.