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. 

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

 

Past Productions & Events

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