2016 Young Dramatists Fellowship Program

As a part of the 2016 Great Plains Theatre Conference, high school age playwrights from the Omaha area will be invited to attend a series of special writing workshops, play readings and discussions at no cost.

Followin an initial session on Friday, may 27th, the GPTC runs Saturday, May 28th to June 4th.

Each day will be an opportunity for the young playwrights to directly interact with veteran playwrights and theatre professionals from all over the country.

Dramatist Fellows are expected to attend their core GPTC events each day, and are also invited to all other conference events, including additional workshops, PlayFest prerformances, and the closing night gala.

Interested playwrights should send a short writing sample and a cover letter that describes why you want to participate and demonstrates your passion for the theatrical arts and desire to learn.

Send materials to:
Scott Working
GPTC Associate Artistic Director

Applications should be made by April 29th. The first sixteen qualified applicants will be taken.