The New York City Summer Strawberry Theatre Festival will be held at the Theatre at St. Clement's on 46th Street in Manhattan.
The Riant Theatre's Strawberry Theatre Festival
is now accepting submissions for Full Length Plays (between 55 - 90
minutes) and Musicals (not to exceed 120 minutes), and Short Plays (40
minutes - 50 minutes). Plays selected for the festival can perform
between 3 - 5 performances and elect to share a percentage of the box
office by paying a theatre usage fee between $1 - $9 per ticket to
receive 10% - 100% share of the box office. To obtain an application
email us at RiantTheatre@gmail.com. The deadline to submit an application is November 15, 2016. Late Submissions deadline is December 15, 2016. The participation fee for the STF is $400 for plays received by November 15, 2016 and $500 for plays received after November 15, 2016. The participation fee for Short Plays is $350. All submissions are done by email.
Also seeking submissions for the New York City Strawberry One-Act Festival for plays with a running time from 15 minutes - 30 minutes.
In Round 1 each play will receive 3 Performance Dates. Each time a play
will be presented on a program with different plays. The plays with the
most votes will perform at The Finals. The judges for the Finals will
consist of (1) Theatre Producer, (1) Artistic Directors, (1) Agent and
(1) Casting Director. The 4 Best Plays will perform at the Awards
Ceremony on July 30, 2016 and have the option to do an Encore Performance at one of our Partner Theatre Companies. The participating fee for plays accepted into the festival is $300 for plays submitted by November 15, 2016 and $350 for plays received after November 15, 2016,
which includes: an on-camera interview for your play, inclusion in our
mailing brochures and the Riant Theatre Review Magazine, (1) ticket to
our Launch Party and Screening of the Video Diaries Project: A Series of
Short Films about the artists in the Strawberry One-Act Festival; (1)
comp ticket whenever your play is performed, (1) ticket to the Awards
Ceremony. The winner of the Best Play receives $4,000. Awards are given
to Best Play, Best Director ($200), Best Actor ($200), Best Actress
($200) and Best Short Film - The Video Diaries Project ($150). Some
plays will be selected for publication in the anthology The Best Plays
From The Strawberry One-Act Festival. All Submissions must be done by
email. Deadline: November 15, 2016. Deadline for late submissions is December 15, 2016. To obtain an application email us at RiantTheatre@gmail.com (There is no sharing of the box office for the One-Act Festival.)
ACCEPTANCE LETTERS will go out in December, so get your play in asap to increase your chances to participate.
The New York City Summer 2017 Strawberry One-Act Festival will n from July 13, 2017 through July 30, 2017. You must be available between July11th through July 30, 2017 to participate in the festival.
All performances will be held at the Theatre at St. Clement's, located on 46th Street in Manhattan.