Joining Sword & Pen Playwrighting Competition 2020/21
Seeking Playwrights of Marginalized Genders
Babes With Blades Theatre Company’s Joining Sword & Pen (JS&P) competition is live and underway! Since 2005, JS&P has challenged playwrights to write a full-length play based on the story they see in our contest image. The winner receives a full production and the Margaret Woolley Martin Award, which carries a cash prize of $1000.
This year’s image and competition rules may be found here:
Our Mission Statement: Babes With Blades Theatre Company uses stage combat to tell stories that elevate the voices of underrepresented communities and dismantle the patriarchy. Through performance, script development, training and outreach, our ensemble creates theatre that explores the wide range of the human experience, and cultivates broader perspectives in the arts community and in society as a whole.
We look forward to hearing your stories!!
PLEASE NOTE: The image for the competition can be found on our website. Please do not select your own prompts.