The 2021 KIT International 10-minute play series POLITICAL THEATER
Thinking of Leonardo Sciascia at 100
NEW DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION IS SEPTEMBER 20, 2021 – FILL THE FORM HERE
WHAT: 10-minute PLAY, SOLO, STAND UP
LANGUAGES: English, Italian, Spanish, Turkish, Portuguese and Greek.
Deadline: September 20, 2021
Inaugurated in 2019, Kairos Italy Theater, the Italian theater company in NY, the series is dedicated each year to a specific anniversary in the arts or in society. In 2021, It celebrates the 100th birthday of Leonardo Sciascia, author, playwright, journalist and philosopher dedicated to themes regarding politics and society.
The submission period goes from July 20 to September 20, 2021
1. ONE play ONLY per playwright.
2. Languages admitted: English, Italian, Spanish, Turkish, Portuguese and Greek.
3. Preference goes to not staged or published works.
4. FILL THE FORM HERE
4. Send to firstname.lastname@example.org the 10 minutes play in PDF format or in word. In the subject line of the email
state you country as for example: ITALY – SUBMISSION 10 MINUTE PLAY KIT.
5. The selected playwrights agrees that KIT has the right to present the play in its English translation (provided
by KIT and by KIT’s partners when applicable) in form of a reading and in form of a staged presentation.
The playwrights of the 10-minute plays chosen will receive communication by October 1st, 2021. The readings of the selected 10-minute plays will take place late October at Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimo’ at NYU in Manhattan, if there are the conditions for an in person presentation. If not, the presentation will be online. The finalists will have a semi-staged version of the play at the Opening Night of the 2022 In Scena! Italian Theater Festival NY.
The series is presented in collaboration with NYU Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimo’, TARTE (Turkish American Repertory Theater & Entertainment), and KIT Italia.