Submit Your One Act Play for the 37th Annual Original One Act Festival

For 36 years, we have produced a one act festival featuring the work of Wisconsin playwrights. It is the only festival of its kind. Any genre may be submitted. 

Submission Details

  • Playwright must be a Wisconsin resident.

  • Submission must use minimal set pieces and not have extensive technical requirements.

  • Script run time should be 10-45 minutes.

  • Plays must be unproduced as of August 1, 2022

  • Scripts requiring specific music or other copyright protected materials must include performance rights for said material for the festival.

  • Submission MUST include a completed entry form

  • Submission MUST include a short synopsis of the play.

  • Entries must be postmarked or e-mailed by April 30, 2022

  • All play genrs are welcome.

  • Scripts may be submitted electronically or via hard copy.

  • Electronic submissions must be in PDF format.

  • Scripts will  not be returned.

E-mail submissions and/or inquiries to:

OneActFestival@villageplayhouse.org

Mail submissions and/or inquiries to:

Village Playhouse

PO Box 14157,

West Allis WI, 53214

If you do not receive an acknowledgement of the receipt of your script within one week, please contact us.

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SCRIPT SUBMISSION DEADLINE FOR THIS YEAR’S FESTIVAL IS APRIL 30, 2022