Category Archives: Submitting to Theatre 3, Dallas

Getting my play produced, #12: I got my postcard back

I got my postcard back! The self-addressed stamped postcard I put in with my submission to Theatre Three — it was waiting when I and my husband got back from New York. I am glad they sent it back to … Continue reading

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Getting my play produced, #11: it’s away!!!

I submitted to Theatre Three! All this work!  I printed everything up on 24-lb bond paper, with a nice dark toner cartridge, and put it in a 9″x12″ envelope. And an SASP, too. And put it in the mail. How … Continue reading

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Getting my play produced, #7: finished cover letter

The finished cover letter: Theatre Three, Inc. Attn: Play Submissions 2800 Routh Street, #168 Dallas, TX 75201 Hello – I am submitting a query for my play “Lessons from Moonshine” for Theatre Three’s consideration. “Lessons from Moonshine” is a long … Continue reading

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Getting my play produced, #6: the cover letter

How to write a cover letter Good cover letters are essential, unless a theater doesn’t want you to send one. I’ve been interviewing artistic directors and literary managers around the country, asking them what they like about new plays and … Continue reading

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Getting my play produced, #4: submission materials

One way to make a theater love you:  send them what they want Here’s what Theatre Three says they want in a submission: a synopsis the cast requirement an overview of the settings sample dialogue scenes and a production history … Continue reading

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Getting my play produced, #3: being a detective

Why find a theater who will love your play? The other day on Playwrights Forum, I saw a link to an article titled “How the World’s Most Frequently Rejected Playwright Survives.” Here’s the link: http://www.pdc1.org/viewthisarticle.php?article=8/ The writer of this article gives … Continue reading

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Getting my play produced #2: theaters who will love it

What theaters will love this play? I got tired of sending out my scripts and getting them rejected. Or worse still, never hearing from the theater at all. So I decided to find theaters that I think will love “Lessons … Continue reading

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