The Mavericks of Asian Pacific Islander Descent theatre company is now calling all writers to submit to their Breaking the Bow: The 1st Annual Independent Asian Pacific Islander Performing Artists and Writers Festival happening October 22-25.
If you are interested in submitting your work, they are now calling for 10-minute plays which have prominent, non-stereotypical and strong Asian Pacific Islander characters and themes. Your script will be judged blind by three renowned writers and/or theatre artists. Selected plays will have a staged reading, as well have their body of works along with a short synopsis of each, prominently displayed during the festival. In keeping with the festival’s goals, the 10-minute play contest focuses on the promotion of undiscovered, unattached, and unknown talent and any and all US residents are eligible to enter. Submissions are now being accepted through September 25, 2009.
For more information on how to submit, visit their website at www.mapid.us