Submissions are now open for the 20th Cut to the Chase one-act play festival, presented by The Artistic Home Studio. A staple of Chicago’s theater community for 20 years, Cut to the Chase presents six new plays, showcasing moment-to-moment acting in an intimate theater space.
This year’s Cut to the Chase will celebrate the theme: the importance of connection. Performances will take place Jan. 26 – Jan. 29, 2023 at The Den Theatre in Chicago.
Play submission should meet the following requirements:
– One-act plays of no more than 12 minutes
– Previously unproduced in Chicago
– Writers are encouraged to submit plays that generally fit this year’s theme: the importance of connection
– Plays will be chosen in part on their ability to provide a range of voices and an opportunity for showcasing a diverse cast.
Submission Deadline: November 30, 2022
Send PDF submissions or questions to: CTTCplays@gmail.com