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The Dramatists Guild has created this fully searchable database (affectionately known as the RDO - Resource Directory Online) for their members. Using this tool DG members are able to bookmark listings, set up email reminders and search the resources by a plethora of criteria. It is now even easier for you to submit your play or musical to hundreds of resource listings.


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Listed below are three sample opportunities with upcoming deadlines, pulled at random from the more than 900 entries in the full RDO. To find specific opportunities click the SEARCH DIRECTORY button which provides you with a range of search parameters.


MetLife Nuestras Voces National Playwriting Competition
US, Latino Playwrights and those from Puerto Rico - over 18 years old and/or plays that deal with subjects and themes relating to Hispanics/Latinos living in the US. Electronic submissions only.
Christopher Brian Wolk Award
Est. 2001. Mail printed copy of unoptioned script, unproduced in NYC, with character breakdown, production history, bio. No Musicals. See website for updated guidelines. Production: cast limit 8. Response time: 3-6 months.
Don and Gee Nicholl Fellowships
Est. 1986. Film competition for screenwriters who haven't earned more than $5K in film or TV. Up to five $35K fellowships each year.