Published: 3 weeks ago

Join Us For the Book Launch of the 39th OOB Collection!

Before we move forward with the 40th annual OOB Festival, we want to take a look back at last year’s festival and the amazing plays and playwrights who’s shorts are now published with Samuel French. Join us in celebration on May 14th for the …

Published: 4 weeks ago

Recapping OOB’s 40th Anniversary Party!

In celebration of the 40th OOB Festival, the Samuel French Bookshop in Los Angeles threw a little party yesterday afternoon. Hosted by our dear Literary Director, Amy Rose Marsh, there were several lovely readings from our past OOB winning short plays, including Mandate by …

Published: 4 weeks ago

Announcing the OOB Semi-Finalists in Mid-May!

Thank you all for the lovely scripts that you have sent us over the past three months. We are nearing the end of the reading process, but we’re not done yet! Our staff of readers are diligently evaluating each and every play. This is …

Published: 4 weeks ago

Save the date for OOB’s 40th Anniversary Party in Los Angles

We are counting days to the 40th OOB festival but the first leg of celebrations are about to begin. Join Samuel French’s Literary Director and co-Artistic Director of the OOB Festival, Amy Rose Marsh on Monday, 27th April at The Samuel French Theatre and …

Published: 2 months ago

THE SEVEN – The Submission Deadline is Looming!

The deadline for the OOB Festival is closed, but that doesn’t mean that you have nothing to look forward to. Fusion Theatre’s short play festival, THE SEVEN, is still accepting submissions, but only for a short time! If you are sending in a physical …