Deadline: August 30, 2010

The Arts Center of the Capital Region and Capital Repertory Theatre, both located in the Capital Region of upstate New York, are seeking new works for The Firestorm Series, a collaboration between the two organizations.

Short plays dealing with social issues that are likely to fuel discussion and debate (i.e. war, sexism ,corporate greed, etc.) will be considered for readings by professional actors during the 2010/2011 season.

Works MUST BE NO LONGER THAN 45 MINUTES IN LENGTH, to allow for adequate audience discussion time post-show. Writers are welcome to attend the readings but travel is not provided. Works will be considered either way.

Please include full script (not an excerpt) along with CV in PDF form sent to on or before Monday, August 30th. Late submissions will not be considered.