Our script formats webpage shows you how to emulate the most successful script layouts so your work will be submission-ready. While not all playwriting opportunities require a specific format, it’s important to know the industry standards to ensure easy reading for anyone who gets their hands on your work. Below, you’ll find a handful of examples of the most commonly used formats for play scripts. We also provide samples of how to format your title page, as well as preparing a resume and cover letter for submission opportunities.  The formats provided are guidelines, not requirements.