• Know Me By My Name - Call for Submissions!

  • Fri, 06/26/2020 at 11:58 pm
  • Carrollwood Players Theatre
    4333 Gunn Hwy
    33618 Tampa
Know Me By My Name - Call for Submissions! - Carrollwood Players Theatre - Tampa

Carrollwood Players Theatre announces an open call for submissions of original monologues for an emergency theatre project for black voices in Tampa Bay.KNOW ME BY MY NAMEDirected by Lance Markeith FeltonKnow Me By My Name is a collaborative project for black Tampa Bay area writers and actors. This special virtual production will premiere online for FREE on July 17th, 2020.We are seeking original submissions that will be performed by the submitter. It is acceptable for a writer or writers to collaborate with a performer. We are seeking original material addressing all aspects of the theme "Know Me By My Name" as relevant to the urgent need for justice and equality in America.Submission Deadline: 11:59 p.m, Friday, June 26th, 2020.Guidelines for Submissions:1. All monologues must be 100% original, written by you or one or more collaborator(s), and intended to be performed by you.2. Monologues should be approximately 5-8 minutes in length and tell a compelling story about a specific character. Monologues may be comedic or dramatic and must be written in the first person style. Monologues must be intended to be performed by you, but can be written by you and/or a collaborator. Please, no scenes with multiple characters. We are seeking monologues only.3. Submit your work as a VIDEO of you performing the piece. Lines do not have to be memorized for your submission/audition video.4. Your submission video should begin with your name and email address, followed by a performance of the piece. 5. Send your video as a file or private link by email to info@carrollwoodplayers.org and include in the body of your email your name, email address, and phone number.6. Submissions must be received by 11:59 p.m, Friday, June 26th, 2020.7. Selected submissions will be notified by email approximately one week after the deadline.8. Selected participants should be prepared to participate in a limited number of rehearsals with a director. Scheduling is flexible.9. This is an unpaid project. Writers retain rights for their original material, and grant permission to Carrollwood Players Theatre for use in this project.Questions about submissions may be submitted by email at info@carrollwoodplayers.org