CALL FOR WOMXN WRITERS
Looking for short plays (10 mins max), monologues, songs, spoken word, fables, haikus etc. for PUNCHING LABUTE 2.0. LGBTQA+ writers and writers of color strongly encouraged to submit.
Punching LaBute will be a show consisting of work that metaphorically punches misogyny in the face. It’s about womxn flipping problematic work (like Neil LaBute’s) on its head, and reclaiming the narrative. How you would like to do this is completely up to you, and we are so excited to read all your submissions.
If chosen for PUNCHING LABUTE 2.0, your work will be cast and staged in a black box with minimal props for a one night show:
Where: The Lincoln Loft, Chicago IL
When: June 8th, 2020
To see the playbill for last years show visit: www.punchinglabute.
Currently, this show is completely volunteer based with all ticket donations going to a local charity. Last show, we raised over a hundred dollars for Connections for Abused Women and their Children – a nonprofit committed to ending domestic violence.
How to apply: If you are interested in submitting, please send your work as a PDF with the subject PUNCHING LABUTE SUBMISSION_ FIRST NAME LAST NAME to: firstname.lastname@example.org .
Deadline: 22 February 2020 at 11:59pm.
Source: Playwriting UK Facebook Group