RISING ARTISTS 2020

WINNERS Announced!

Attention Playwrights: Although this 2020 contest has closed (check back for more to come!), we encourage you to visit PlaySubmissionsHelper.com/blog for a list of tons of contests and other play submission opportunities with deadlines coming up this month!

Thank you for your patience as we read through so many wonderful, well-written scripts this year! Congratulations to all our winning playwrights. 

NEW in 2020! - Our top sponsor asked to read the winning scripts (BLUE AND RED) and select their favorite for a special reading event.  CONGRATULATIONS to LUKE YANKEE! Byram Properties in Austin, Texas selected his play, Marilyn, Mom & Me  as our first "Sponsor's Choice" award.  More details to follow in the coming weeks! 

 

Our BLUE winners - $100 each and a stage reading (date and time TBD)

- The Battles of Richmond Hill by Penny Brandt Jackson

- Life is Mostly Straws by Richard Manley

- Marilyn, Mom & Me by Luke Yankee (*Sponsors Choice*)

Our RED winners - Workshop and/or potential future reading

- A Ghost of a Chance by Kim Shimer

 -  Magpie by Catherine Rush

- Planting Grandma by Elizabeth Coley

OUR FINALISTS (writers who made our final decisions even more difficult)

Church by Meredith O'Brien

Lies by Jerry Slaff

Priceless by Barbara McDonald

Ten and a Half by Marie Hanhnhon Nguyen

The Teal Secretary by Aurora Brown

(CLICK HERE to see the winning scripts from our festival partner, ATTIC SALT! )

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