​​​​​​​GOING TO THE RIVER  

 A PROGRAM FOR WOMEN PLAYWRIGHTS OF COLOR 

A CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

 GOING TO THE RIVER (GTTR) is now accepting submissions for the Going To The River Festival 2018. The GTTR Festival 2018 will be at Ensemble Studio Theatre (EST) in New York City in July 2018.

The Festival will consist of never produced full-length work and short plays. 

REQUIREMENTS:
One full-length, new, never produced play AND/OR
2 ten to 20- Minute, never produced short plays

 The plays must be by women of color and by playwrights who live in the New York Tri-state area.
Please be mindful of cast size.
The submission deadline is April 12th, 2018, at 11:59PM EST

Only e-mail submissions addressed to director@goingtotheriver.com will be considered.

 To be considered: submissions should be in the form of one PDF document and organized as follows:


Page 1: Cover page to include:
The title, The playwright’s name, address, city, zip code & phone number
Page 2: a biography of the playwright
Page 3: Character Breakdown
Page 4: synopsis of the play
Page 5: begin the body of the play

 We are sorry we are unable to take phone calls.  You may address inquiries to: director@goingtotheriver.com.

 Plays selected will be notified by June 1st, 2018