“Premiere the Play” is a podcast featuring audio
performances of new stage plays. The podcast can be
found on all major podcast platforms.
Submissions are now open for our third season, coming in
DEADLINE: Monday, January 17 th , 2022.
Entry Fee: None!
Our goal is to fill our season with diversity, so all topics, time periods, cultures, etc. are
English, however, must be the main language.
The play must be an unproduced STAGE play (not radio play, screen play, or zoom play).
The play should run no less than 30 mins and no more than 2 hours.
Maximum cast size of 6.
No musicals… yet…
All outside elements (songs, other writer’s works, etc.) used in the play must be in the public domain and not under copyright.”
Stage directions that provide essential information will be included in the final episode
so they must be clean and clear.
Only one play may be submitted per playwright for each submission call period.
The plays will be chosen on a BLIND BASIS: All identifying information about the playwright will
be removed before the play is distributed to our Play Selection Committee, thus ensuring that
the plays are chosen based on the work itself and not the gender, race, age, etc. of the
Once chosen, each play will be cast, rehearsed, and recorded. The recordings will only be used
on the podcast and for promotional purposes. Playwrights will be compensated 4% of net
profits from the episode of their play.
As a theatre company with youth programs, our goal is for at least 50% of the season to not
include explicit language.
To submit, email the following to firstname.lastname@example.org:
The complete script (.pdf or .doc only, please) with the playwright’s identifying
information only on the title page
A full Character Breakdown
The playwright’s name, address, email address, and phone number (won’t be seen by
the Selection Committee)
For more information, visit www.DeanProductionsTheatre.com and find the audio-only
podcast, Premiere the Play, on your favorite podcast platform.
Deadline: 17 January 2022
Source: direct contact