Published: 2 weeks ago

Thank You For Submitting to OOB!

Dear Playwrights, Thank you all for submitting to Samuel French’s 40th Annual Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival. We are deligently logging in all of your plays and applications, and distributing the scripts to our wonderful reading staff. If you sent us an email …

Published: 3 weeks ago

Less Than A Week to Submit to OOB!

Attention Playwrights! If you have not done so already, now is the time to submit to Samuel French Inc.’s Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival. The Festival is accepting submissions until 11:59pm this Saturday, February 14th, so make sure that you’re play is one of …

Published: 4 weeks ago

Theatre Festivals: To Play or Not to Play?

Theatre Festivals abound in New York City and across the country. We’ve all heard the success stories, but what can you really expect? Lather, Rise, Repeat has gathered a panel of representatives from major theatre festivals to talk about Why artists produce in festivals …

Published: 1 month ago

Interview: THE SEVEN, Fusion Theatre’s 10th annual short works festival

While we are searching busily reading submissions for the OOB Festival in New York City, another short play festival is also underway. The Fusion Theatre in Albuquerque, New Mexico is currently accepting submissions for their own festival of shorts called, THE SEVEN, which is …

Published: 1 month ago

Leah Nanako Winkler talks robots and her winning OOB Play

Those who attended the 39th Annual Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival will remember Leah Nanako Winkler. Not only was she one of the winning playwrights from this OOB cycle, but her short play, Taisetsu Na Hito which deals with a wholesome American couple becoming owners of a …