Have you written something suitable for student performance? Theatrefolk is seeking original creative scripts for publication. We are looking for full lengths and one acts at least twenty minutes long. With the exception of classical adaptations, the majority of the characters in the script must be youths.

Submission Timeline

Play submissions are accepted year-round. Our next reading period begins on December 14th. Play submissions received by December 14th will be responded to by December 23rd.

Preferred Scripts

We prefer plays with:

  • Flexible casting (e.g. doubling, gender flexible)
  • More females than males
  • Competition-length one-acts


The only formatting requirement is that the play be easy to read and understand.

Please Don't Send

  • Ten minute plays
  • Single-character pieces
  • Scene collections
  • Musicals

Ready to Submit?

  • Include a brief synopsis along with production history & reviews (if available).
  • Scripts may be submitted via email only to