Theatre Huntsville and Evil Cheez Productions are now accepting submissions for the Third Annual Rocket City Playwrights’ Series.

Submissions will be accepted until September 9, 2019. (DEADLINE EXTENDED to 9/16)

Submissions will be reviewed by a committee of readers from both Theatre Huntsville and Evil Cheez Productions. The top five plays chosen from this review process will be performed in a reader’s theatre format by members of the two groups in October, 2019. The audience will vote on the five finalists, and cash prizes of up to $500 will be awarded to the winner and two runners-up. Information regarding the performance will be announced after the submission deadline.

Submission Guidelines:

  • Applicants must be at least 19 years old and reside in North Alabama
  • Applicants must submit a play no longer than 10 minutes (pdf, doc, and docx only please)
  • No musicals or children’s theatre
  • Light or no profanity

With your submission please include:

  • Author’s Name
  • Play Title
  • Author’s Email
  • Author’s Phone
  • Cast of characters and character description

Applicants can submit their ten-minute plays as follows:

  • Online:
  • email:
  • Mail: Theatre Huntsville, P.O. Box 654, Huntsville, AL 35804-0654.

If you have any questions, please contact Theatre Huntsville at 256-536-0807 or

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