General Play Submissions

ACT accepts script submissions from Literary Agents and/or theatre professionals, with a letter of introduction/recommendation. Northwest playwrights (Washington, Oregon, Montana, Idaho) are welcome to submit up to a 15-page script sample, with a cover letter and play synopsis.   

Please note that our script submission policy applies to all of our New Works for the American Stage (NWAS) programs and partnerships, including: ACT New Play Award, Playwrights Circle, Construction Zone, Icicle Creek Theatre Festival, and Hedgebrook Women Playwrights Festival.

Average response time is six months. Northwest playwrights, please mail work to:

ACT Theatre
ATTN: Submissions
700 Union St.
Seattle, WA 98101 

We do not accept unsolicited scripts.