Comedy and tragedy masksThe Bishop Arts Theatre Center will hold its third annual PlayPride Festival in September, and as before, are seeking submissions for original, local works to showcase. Six playwrights will be invited to compete for cash prizes (voted on by audience members). The scripts should be produceable during a 15–20 minute runtime, be unoptioned, published or produced, containing LGBT themes and with no scene changes, blackouts or more than four cast members. The author must also be a resident of Texas.

You have until July 1 to submit the script electronically in PDF format at Selected playwrights will be informed in about a month, and the festival will take place Sept. 15–25. Get working!