About the AITAF Playwriting Award
Submissions for the 2018 Bridge Award are now closed.
To everyone who shared their work with us, thank you! Our judging panel is eagerly reading your plays.
The Final Selecting Judge will be Suzan-Lori Parks.
The Awarded Playwright will Receive:
An AITAF produced reading of the winning play in the fall of 2018, in NYC or on base (if the winning playwright is in active duty) with a professional director and cast.
A reception and feedback session following the reading.
Award presented at our annual AITAF Broadway Show in November 2018.
Author must currently serve or have served in the United States military. All selected finalists will be required to provide proof of service.
All submissions must be full-length, completed plays.
Musicals, screenplays, or one-act plays are ineligible.
All submissions must be unpublished.
The submitted play may not have received a professional, reviewed production.
The submitted play may address any subject matter or theme; military settings or content are not given any extra consideration.
Each author may submit one play per year; multiple submissions are not allowed.
Once a play has been submitted, no further revisions or new drafts may be entered.
Plays with a producer, producing organization or theater attached are not eligible.