International Centre for Women Playwrights Seeks Nominees for 50/50 Applause Award
The International Centre for Women Playwrights (ICWP) announces the opportunity to nominate theatres for the prestigious third annual ICWP 50/50 Applause Award. The award honors theatres and artistic directors who produced at least an equal number of female playwrights in ratio to male playwrights during their 2013/14 season.
The nomination period for the 2013-2014 theatrical season runs from May 1 - 21, 2014. Criteria are listed on this web page: www.womenplaywrights.org/award.
The 2013-2014 season awards will be announced in September 2014. Theatres and artistic directors may self-nominate. The public is encouraged to nominate any theatre which meets the criteria for the award.
For information on winners for 2012-13, go to www.womenplaywrights.org/50-50-award-details-2012-13.
ABOUT ICWP: Established in 1989, The International Centre for Women Playwrights is a virtual organization that exists to bring attention to the achievements of women playwrights and provide a place for peer support, knowledge-sharing, and play publication. It is the goal of ICWP to enable more women playwrights to have their plays professionally produced on the major stages of world theatres and to receive just recompense for their efforts. www.womenplaywrights.org