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Call for Submissions (Edmonton): Directors Needed – New Works Festival

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Call for Submissions (Edmonton): Directors Needed – New Works Festival

New Works Play FestivalAccepting applications from current U of A drama students and recent alumni

As director, you will be working in collaboration with design teams, stage management, and our playwrights in directing a fully staged production that will run during the Festival, February 7 – 12, 2017.

If you are interested in being a part of New Works, please submit the following:

  • An email/letter of introduction. Please include your past theatre experience along with outlining any experience you have had in developing new work.
  • Please also describe the types of work you are drawn to as a director.
  • Include your contact information. These positions are open to current University of Alberta students, and recent alumni (within the last two years).

Once your submission is received, you’ll receive an email with the selected plays for perusal, and an interview will be scheduled.

These directorial positions are open to current drama students and recent alumni of the department (no more than two years).

Deadline to submit: September 21, 2016.

Director submissions can be emailed to:

For more information about the festival, please click here.

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