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|ATHE 2019 Jane Chambers Playwriting Award|
This award is administered by the Women in Theatre Program. The Jane Chambers Playwriting Award recognizes plays and performance texts created by women that present a feminist perspective and contain significant opportunities for female performers. This annual award is given in memory of lesbian playwright Jane Chambers who, through her plays A Late Snow, Last Summer at Bluefish Cove, My Blue Heaven, Kudzu, and The Quintessential Image, became a major feminist voice in American theatre. The awardee will receive an award of 1k from the WTP Program, and, from ATHE $500 towards travel expenses (reimbursement), in addition to conference registration and two nights in the conference hotel.
Submissions now open for 2019 Jane Chambers Contest
Submissions will close on Midnight March 1 and winner will be announced in early June 2019
NB: STUDENT Submissions should be sent separately and directly to the Coordinator as per the WTP Website and student guidelines. All Guidelines Must be followed, including sending the play to the current coordinator’s address, to be considered. Thank You!!
To learn more about the Women in Theatre Program, visit their page here.
For questions or concerns, contact Jennifer-Scott Mobley.
For Information about the Student Jane Chambers Award, please contact the Student Coordinator