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D I R E C T O R S  &  D E S I G N E R S

Stay True, An LGBTQ+ Theatre Company is seeking Directors for its first annual Bloom: A Collection of New Queer Voices, a short workshop and development opportunity for four new works by queer playwrights. The workshops will take place virtually over two weeks from May 31 - June 13, 2021 and will conclude with a ticketed, live-streamed virtual reading of the plays. Summaries of the plays in search of directors are below. 

 

PLAYS

Girl: A Gender Expression by Ezra Brain (they/them/theirs) 

The Others by Josh Levine (he/him/his)


 

REQUIREMENTS

-For Girl: A Gender Expression, directors who are members of the TGNC community are strongly encouraged to apply.

-For The Others, directors who are part of a Jewish community are strongly encouraged to apply.

-Directors should have experience directing on a virtual platform


 

DATES AND DETAILS

The workshop dates for Bloom are May 31-June 13, 2021, Must be available on May 31 which is Memorial Day; we will be having meet and greet and orientation for everyone involved. It will be only a few hours so everyone can still enjoy their holiday and day off. The rehearsal process will start on Tuesday June 1, 2021. Rehearsals are to be scheduled at the discretion of the director and playwright. Each play will be assigned two industry member panelists, who will attend one rehearsal at the end of the first week as well as the final presentation to have a feedback-based discussion with the playwrights. Directors should be regimented during the workshop process and enforce and be respectful of the rehearsal schedule.

 

Virtual Presentation Schedule

Thursday, June 10 @ 7:30 PM

Friday, June 11 @ 7:30 PM 

Saturday, June 12 @ 7:30 PM 

Sunday, June 13 @ 3:00 PM


 

COMPENSATION

Directors will be compensated a stipend of $125 at the conclusion of the workshop process.


 

HOW TO SUBMIT

Potential directors should email their resume, production photos (if any), and a brief introductory statement indicating the play you wish to direct to staytruetheatrecompany@gmail.com.

The submission period is Tuesday, April 20th through Wednesday, April 28th. Interviews will start on Thursday April 30th.

We accept rolling submissions for directors, designers and production staff. Please send your resume and portfolio and/or work samples to staytruetheatrecompany@gmail.com.

A U D I T I O N S

Auditions are announced periodically and will be posted here when we begin accepting submissions. Actors wishing to submit their headshot and resume will be kept on file until the next open audition period.

P L A Y  S U B M I S S I O N S

We are always accepting submissions for new work written by LGBTQIA+ playwrights. Send a PDF of your play, musical, devised manual or other written work to staytruetheatrecompany@gmail.com.

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