Student playwriting competition deadline extended until April 29

January 21, 2016

YORK, Pa. — Attention student playwrights! Penn State York’s Pullo Family Performing Arts Center (The Pullo Center) and the Penn State York Theatre Program have extended the deadline for the eighth annual playwriting competition until April 29. The competition is open to Penn State York students enrolled for 2015-16.  

Original plays of five to 30 minutes are being accepted. Students may submit up to three scripts. Prizes of $150 for first place, $100 for second place, and $50 for third place, are being awarded. Since its beginning in 2008, the contest has awarded more than $2,000 in prizes, and winners have had numerous student plays staged.

Please contact Stuart Stelly, instructor in English and director of the Penn State York Theatre Program, at (717) 771-4185 or tss11@psu.edu for details. Scripts should be submitted to Stelly and will not be returned.

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Last Updated January 22, 2016