10-Minute Play Competition

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Winners Announced:

The 10-Minute Play Writing Competition winning scripts have been selected and the calls for audition information will be posted on the Sylvania Arts Facebook page and ticket information for the festival of the produced plays will be available soon.


Congratulations to our 2018 winners!


1st Place
Arthur M Jolly of Houston, TX (Sales of a Dead Man)

2nd Place
Sheila Walsh of New York, NY (His Blue Tie)

3rd Place (Tie)
Jonathan Cook of North Augusta, SC (Don’t Call Me Cupid)
Jack Karp of Brooklyn, NY (Superiority Complex)

Honorable Mentions
Stephen Cooper of Longboat Key, FL (Always)
Rhea MacCallum of Downey, CA (Exceeding the Purchaseable Calories)
Mike McGeever of Bloomingdale, IL (Frameworks)
Jenny Mead of Charlottesville, VA (But That’s Okay)
Carl Williams of Houston, TX (Very Private Detection)

There were no restrictions on genre or theme. Scripts were judged on concept, dramatic action, characterization and dialogue. Preference 
was given to plays with 2 to 4 characters, limited staging requirements, and content/language sensitive to the “family-friendly” value of Tree City Playhouse.

Click here for rules and information on the One-Act Playwriting Competition 2017.

If you have any questions contact Keith Ramsdell, Artistic Director, at keith@sylvaniaarts.org