You must submit supporting materials to validate your position as a writer for the theatre. A theatrical resume or cv is not allowed to be submitted as your sole supporting material. The burden of proof is on the applicant. It is not the responsibility of the guild to research your writing or production history. You may submit the following:
For those applying to become a MEMBER:
Eligible applicants have had a full production performed in front of a paying audience OR a script published by a recognizable/known publishing/licensing house. Please submit a program, poster, a review link or a link to the published work. A clear photo of the published work is acceptable. You may submit .doc, .pdf, .jpeg, or .tiff files. Do not submit proprietary file formats such as Final Draft.
For those applying to become an ASSOCIATE:
Eligible applicants have written a completed script. Please submit the completed script with your name on the cover page or a program from a staged reading or workshop. A program is preferred. You may submit .doc, .pdf, .jpeg, or .tiff files. Do not submit proprietary file formats such as Final Draft.
Those applying with a STUDENT DISCOUNT:
We have no student members only student discounts. Active students must meet the above requirements for their respective level, submit proof of active student status AND submit the appropriate member level supporting materials. Students must provide a graduation date when filling out the application. Students can apply for any level they choose and receive a 50% discount on dues for the duration of their education.