Application for Young Playwrights Festival


Young Playwrights Festival:  May 11-13, 2018

Submission Deadline:  Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Submission: Download the application form > [PDF 

If you are:  

  • between the ages of 12-18
  • have written an original 10-15 page play
  • are interested in seeing a play of yours workshopped by professionals and presented at the world-renowned Eugene O’Neill Theater Center

You are eligible to submit your script to the Young Playwrights Festival (YPF)!

All you have to do is:

  1. Fill out an application form [PDF 
  2. Print out TWO copies of your original script
  3. Mail your completed application and TWO copies of your play to the O’Neill by February 13th, 2018

Sophia Chapadjiev
Young Playwrights Festival
305 Great Neck Road
Waterford, CT 06385

Plays will then be selected on a competitive basis.

**NOTE:  Applications must be postmarked ON or BEFORE February 13, 2018. * Application materials will not be returned. * Only the work of those able to attend the entire Festival from May 11 - 13, 2018 will be considered for inclusion. * The O'Neill does not provide housing or travel for festival attendees.


Questions? Please contact Sophia at