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McNerney Playwriting Contest

8th Annual National Playwriting Contest  

Winner
$400.00 cash prize
Stage reading at the 2017 Piccolo Spoleto Festival
Travel Allowance to attend the reading
 
Runner-Up
$100.00 cash prize
Stage reading at 2017 Piccolo Spoleto Festival
Submission Requirements:
--SASE Business envelope for notification of results
--Material must be unpublished and unproduced.
--Full length, no musicals
--$10 entry fee, payable to College of Charleston
--Deadline February 15th, 2017
--Hard copy mailed to:     
                      Todd McNerney National Playwriting Contest                                                     
                      College of Charleston 
                      Department of Theatre and Dance
                      66 George Street
                      Charleston, SC  29424
All items must be received to be eligible for consideration.
 
Questions:
Marie Oleksiak

Todd McNerney Playwriting Award Winners

2016

Winner – Swimming Upstream by Rich Rubin

Runner-upLike a Billion Likes by Erik Forrest Jackson

 Finalists - All Things Evolve by Carl L. Williams

                 Black Super Hero Magic Mama by Inda Craig-Galvan

                 Chore Monkeys by Patrick Gabridge

                 Greenville Tomorrow by Chris Widney

                 Infinite Beginnings by David Vazdauskas

                 Queens for a Year by T.D. Mitchell

                 Like a Billion Likes by Erik Forrest Jackson

                 Radical Two by Carlos Jerome

                 The Snowmaker by Aleks Merilo

                 Swimming Upstream by Rich Rubin

 

2015

Winner – Last Night and the Night Before (formerly Sam) by Donnetta Lavinia Grays

Runner-upMiranda by James Still

 

2014

Winner – Safe by Donna Hoke

Runner-upVeils by Tom Coash

 

2013

Winner – Spark by Carídad Svich

Runner-upMad Gravity by William Missouri Downs

 

2012

Winner – The House That Jack Built by James Still

Runner-upFortune’s Child by Mark Scharf

 

2011

Winner – Life Is Mostly Straws by Richard Manly

Runner-upDead and Buried by James McLindon

 

2010

Winner - Advanced Women by Michèle Aldin Kushner

Runner-upThe Willow Grove by Walter Thinnes