Noosa Arts Theatre holds this annual competition to foster and encourage amateur or professional playwrights.
The script must cater for a performance time of between 30 minutes and 45 minutes. It must be suitable for a production on a community theatre stage of approximately 40 sq. metres, with a proscenium width of 8m, stage height of 2.5m and depth of 5m, and no fly tower or revolve.
While there are no restrictions on subject matter, theme or style, it must be remembered that this is a stage production.
Entry fee: $40 per script.
Prizes: The winner of The Eleanor Nimmo Prize for Best Play will take home $5,000, 2nd place $2,000, and 3rd place $1,000.
Closing date: Tuesday 1 October 2020.
For further details, including entry requirements and how to enter, can be found on Noosa Arts Theatre’s website.