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Call for writers and directors for Aphra Behn Emerging Artists’ Festival

Aphra Behn Emerging Artists’ Festival - call for Writers and Directors
SATE is seeking directors and writers for its 2nd annual Aphra Behn Emerging Artists’ Festival, to be produced March 9-11, 2018.

The Aphra Behn Festival is a festival of new plays written and directed by female or female-identifying artists. The festival is named for the Restoration-era British writer, poet, translator, and spy, who was the first Western woman to make her living as a writer.

WRITERS:
SATE is seeking three (3) writers to submit a new work for production.
Requirements:

  • Writer must be female or female-identifying
  • Play must be 10-30 minutes in length
  • Script must fall into SATE’s 2018 season theme of ENTRAPMENT
  • Play’s action must take place in a single location
  • Script can involve no more than 3 performers (any genders)
  • Script employs minimal props
    • Submit your script and contact details to ellie@slightlyoff.org by Friday, 1 September, 2017. Scripts will be chosen by SATE’s producers, Ellie Schwetye and Rachel Tibbetts

      DIRECTORS:
      SATE is seeking two (2) female or female-identifying directors for the 2nd Annual Aphra Behn Festival (the third director has already been chosen).

      Please submit a one (1) paragraph artist’s statement, as well as contact details, to ellie@slightlyoff.org by Friday, 1 September, 2017. Festival producers, Ellie Schwetye and Rachel Tibbetts will reach out to directing candidates for an interview, to be set on a mutually agreeable date.

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