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Merrick Theatre & Center for The Arts is now taking registrations for their 2019 Theatre Arts Summer Camp.  If you go to their website: merrick-theatre.com you can get all the information on all the different programs they are offering.  Any questions please contact JoAnne at 516-665-3127.


Submissions are now being accepted for the Equity Library Theater Summer Play Festival, now in its fifth year, to take place over three weekends in August 2019. 30 plays over three weekends!

Seeking short plays (no more than 10 pp), from playwrights from around the world!

Also seeking monologues (no more than 4pp). Musicals welcome! Basic set requirements.

One submission per playwright. No very unpleasant profanity, as this is a family friendly festival!

No submission fee. Please include name, address, telephone number and email address on your submission.

We do not produce your work, we provide a venue for you to present actors performing your play. There are no costs involved for anyone. Seeking actors and directors, too!

Deadline: April 15. 2019.

Email: equitylibrarytheater@gmail.comm


2019 Long Island Community Theatre Awards

Many Long Island community theatre members have expressed an interest in having an awards show similar to the Tony Awards. We are curious whether this would be of interest to you!

Similar to the Tony Awards, the Long Island Community Theatre awards would be held at a local venue and would recognize achievements in acting, directing, sound, etc.  Individuals and theatres do not have to be VTAA members to attend, participate, vote, or win an award.

Just like other award shows, we would have a special award to recognize community theatre actors/staff not located in the Long Island area.  As you can see, we have many details to work out and are willing and eager to bring this to fruition if you are interested so please let us know! Also let us know if you would like to be on the planning committee!

E-mail lisa@volunteertheatre.org


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