TWP Weekly Writing Post™ 2015 Nov 29-Dec 5 Edition

The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM 2015 Nov 29-Dec 5 Edition Welcome to The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM! We provide you with a free weekly newsletter filled with notices about contests, events, conferences, and other information that might be useful or of great interest to writers of all leanings. Meanwhile, calls for submission to…

TWP Weekly Writing Post™ 2015 November 22-28 Edition

The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM 2015 November 22-28 Edition Welcome to The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM! We provide you with a free weekly newsletter filled with notices about contests, events, conferences, and other information that might be useful or of great interest to writers of all leanings. Meanwhile, calls for submission to literary…

N.K.U. Yes Festival of New Plays

(International, Biennial, Playwriting, No Entry Fee) The Northern Kentucky University YES Festival of New Plays is a Biennial Year End Series that runs May to September in even-numbered years. Winners are announced before the end of the contest year and the plays are staged the following year. Full-length plays and musicals are eligible. Three selected…

Michael Hennessey wins 1st place for play

  Michael Hennessey of Charlottetown has received word that his play, THE SEARCH FOR EILEEN SULLIVAN, has placed first in a one-act playwriting contest dealing with the Irish diaspora to North America, organized by Montrealer Byron Toben, The winning play carries with it a prize of $500. Second place went to Anne Phelan of Brooklyn,…

THE 2011 HERMAN VOADEN PLAYWRITING COMPETITION

ABOUT THE CONTEST Herman Voaden (1903-1991), Canadian playwright, director and theatrical innovator, was a lifelong champion of Canadian culture. “It gives some satisfaction to know that the crusade I have helped to lead has made it possible for the dreamers and innovators of today’s theatre to follow their dreams and continue their innovations.” This competition,…