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WordWave hosts an annual one-act play writing competition that culminates in a winners’ event in October. Three submissions are selected each year as the winners and each winner receives a $500 cash prize and a 2-night stay in South Lake Tahoe to see their work directed and produced as a staged reading at the historic Valhalla Boathouse Theatre. Manuscripts must have a running time of no more than 60 minutes and writers can enter multiple works. There is a $25 submission fee per manuscript. 
Submission Requirements
• Submit one-acts of no longer than 60 minutes by deadline.
• There is a $25 submission fee for each entry paid via Paypal.
• 100-200 word synopsis.
• Cast list that indicates the number of female roles, the number of male roles and the number of roles that can be performed by either gender.
• Set design(s). Please feel free to provide diagrams and/or pictures.
• Estimated running time.
• Plays must be written within the last five years.
The deadline to enter is July 3, 2018 at midnight.