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Scripts being accepted for Future Ten

| Monday, July 2, 2007

Thank You Felix and the alternative art space Future Tenant are accepting scripts for the fourth installment of Future Ten, the annual 10-minute play festival.

Plays will be performed Nov. 1-9 in two five-play programs of one week each at Future Tenant's new, as-yet-to-be-determined performance space along Penn Avenue, Downtown.

Eligible plays should not have been previously produced and should be approximately 10 pages in length, have a cast of two to 10, a set limited to chairs and table, few or no props or costume changes and simple lighting cues.

Writers may submit as many as two scripts; however, no more than one play per writer has the possibility of being selected for production. Playwrights must submit four copies of the manuscript so that it may be distributed to the judges.

Manuscripts must be typed, stapled once in the upper left-hand corner and include a cover page containing title, name, phone number and e-mail address.

To ensure an anonymous review process, the playwright's name and contact information should not appear on the actual script. Scripts will not be returned.

A panel of judges will choose the 10 plays to be produced. Selected playwrights will be notified by mid-September. Scripts should be sent to Brad Stephenson, Future 10 Play Submissions, 1609 Chislett Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15206.

Plays must be received no later than Aug. 10.

To receive complete submission guidelines send an e-mail request to brad@thankyoufelix.com .

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