Submissions for our 2019 season are Closed. Thanks to all who applied!

Overview

Live & In Color is looking for playwrights, composers, and lyricists of color interested in developing their new musical or play. The work must be able to be performed with a multiethnic cast. 

The winning musical submission will have a two-week workshop this fall at The Bingham Camp in Salem, Connecticut culminating in a staged presentation to an invited audience. 

The winning play submission will have a one-week development period this fall at The Bingham Camp in Salem, Connecticut culminating in a reading for an invited audience. 


To Apply

Submissions are closed for 2019. Thanks to all who applied!


Submission Requirements

MUSICALS

The musical must be able to be performed with no more than 8 actors. 

All submissions should include:

  • Single page synopsis

  • Single page character breakdown

  • Demo of score (2-3 songs)

  • Sample of dialogue (5-10 pages)

  • Brief production/development history (properties with prior full productions not accepted.)

PLAYS

The play must be able to be performed with no more than 5 actors. 

All submissions should include:

  • Single page synopsis

  • Single page character breakdown

  • Script sample (10-20 pages)

  • Brief production/development history (properties with prior full productions not accepted.)