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

KidsWrite


May 24 – May 25, 2019

7 pm on Friday – Saturday

$10  Available at door

Eligibility

All students, grades 6-12

DEADLINE
March 01, 2019

Submission Deadline

SUBMIT YOUR ONE-ACT PLAY in Standard Manuscript Format


KidsWriteLogoTo 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.  To submit a play, please click here for the application.

KidsWrite performances will take place on May 29 and 30, 2020.  TICKETS for the 7 pm performances are $10 and are available only at the door on the nights of the show.  For additional information, please call 919.834.4001.

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, 2020.  Writers will be notified by mid-April. All writers will receive written feedback.

PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR A FULL DESCRIPTION OF TECHNICAL OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDENTS AT BURNING COAL THEATRE

 

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