This year, ACT is offering two choices for proposals:• To be considered for the 35below Season: 9 performances over 3 weekends in 35below• To be considered for the Artistic Horizons Season: 3 performances over 1 weekend in 35below
A note on proposals:• Shows with small casts (think 6 or less) and light scenic needs work best in 35below. • Producers are strongly encouraged to consider scripts that offer a diversity of voices, perspectives, and experiences; scripts by women and/or people of color; and scripts that illuminate contemporary issues.
Please read the specific guidelines about 35below and partnering with Asheville Community Theatre before submitting:http://ashevilletheatre.org/wp-content/uploads/35below-Guidelines-2019-20.pdf
ACT is seeking applicants to propose a show to be presented as a part of the inaugural Artistic Horizons program. Specifically, ACT is looking for new or emerging artists, writers who are expanding their craft to include playwriting, or first time directors who want to workshop a piece before committing to a full performance run. ACT seeks a diversity of voices, perspectives, and experiences; scripts by women and/or people of color; and scripts that illuminate contemporary issues
Applicants should be the playwright and/or the director of the proposed show. Each production will receive 3 performances over 1 weekend. Performances will be at 7:30 pm on Friday and at 2:30 pm and 7:30 pm on Saturday.
Please read more about the Artistic Horizons program before submitting:http://ashevilletheatre.org/wp-content/uploads/35below_Artistic-Horizons.pdf