SOOP to NUTS Short-Play Festival!
FESTIVAL DATES: February 14th – 29th, 2020 at The 530 Studios, 530 Fifth Ave, Pelham, NY.
PRIZES: 1st place: $500, 2nd place: $250, 3rd place $100.
REVIEW / JUDGING PROCESS:
1. All plays will be reviewed by SOOP administrative staff and the 20 – 25 semifinalists will be chosen.
2. Each of those selections will receive two performances during the first weekend (Feb 14 – 16) OR the second weekend (Feb 21 – 23).
3. Each evening’s audience will vote anonymously and the cumulative vote from both performances of each piece will determine our *5 finalists. (*Highest amount of votes from each set of five will determine the first four finalists, then the next highest vote recipient from ALL the evenings will be the fifth finalist).
4. The five finalists will perform on the final night of the festival (February 29th) and will be judged by a panel of theatre professionals comprised of playwrights, actors, directors (TBD)
Ages: 18 and older