Now Accepting Play Submissions: OnStage! Festival

KIT Italia, The International Theatre and KIT – Kairos Italy Theater have announced the venue for the first edition of OnStage!festival, which will take place January 21st – 27th, 2019 in Rome, Italy. The announcement includes an extended submission deadline for full productions wishing to be considered for the festival, which now have until April 15th to submit.


OnStage!festival – the sister festival of In Scena! Italian Theater festival NY – will host fully staged productions of American shows – in English with Italian supertitles – readings of plays by US-based playwrights in translation, and the OnStage! Playwriting Award. The calendar will also include special events, panels, lectures and master classes to foster the festival’s overall mission of creating a cultural bridge and a meeting point between artists in the United States and Italy.


Submissions are now open for the “Shows” category. The NEW submission deadline for this category is April 15th, 2018.


Submissions are also open for the first “OnStage Award” for US playwrights. The submission deadline for this category is June 20th, 2018.


Submissions for both categories are open to all artists who live and work in the United States, and whose work is primarily in English.


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