Play Submissions

We are accepting play submissions of plays written by Asian American playwrights in the Midwest for the 2019 Our Perspective: Asian American Play Reading series. Completed plays of all lengths that are ready to be read or produced are preferred. Our Perspective is not intended to be a workshop series. Submit completed plays to Sydney Mercado sydney.r.mercado@gmail.com. There is no limit to the quantity of plays you send in and you may re-submit previous work. There is no cost to submit.

  • To be considered for the January 28, 2019 play reading at Victory Gardens Theater, submit by November 1, 2018. Selected works will be announced December 1, 2018.
  • To be considered for the May, 2019 play reading at 1700 Theatre at Steppenwolf Theatre, submit by February 15, 2019. Selected works will be announced April 1, 2019.
  • To be considered for the September, 2019 play reading at TBA, submit by June 15, 2019. Selected works will be announced August 1, 2019.
Email your plays to sydney.r.mercado@gmail.com.
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