Open Call: Superurbans @Microtheater

(Español) Convocatorias abiertas


From June 13, 2019 to October 13, 2019.

Do you have a script and want to participate on the next seasons at MicroTheater Miami?.

Unleash the writer inside of you and join us on this special and magical program.

Send us your text for the open calls SUPERURBANS and MICROMUSICALS.


Theme: SUPERURBANS …the art if living in our ever growing big cities

Cities are hubs for ideas, commerce, culture, science, productivity, social development and much more. At their best, cities have enabled people to advance socially and economically.

Half of humanity – 3.5 billion people – lives in cities today and 5 billion people are projected to live in cities by 2030.

The world’s cities occupy just 3 per cent of the Earth’s land, but account for 60-80 per cent of energy consumption and 75 per cent of carbon emissions.

Many challenges exist to maintaining cities in a way that continues to create jobs and prosperity without straining land and resources. Common urban challenges include congestion, lack of funds to provide basic services, a shortage of adequate housing, declining infrastructure and rising air pollution within cities.

Deadline: June 24th 2019
Selected plays will perform August 8th to September 8th 2019.

This theme is done in relation to the United Nations Sustainable Development Action Plan The Agenda 203o.

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MICROMUSICALS. Open theme as long as there is singing and music.
Deadline: July 29th 2019
Selected plays perform September 12th to October 13th 2019.

Please follow this requirements:

  • The playwright has absolute freedom of approach and vision but always related to the theme for the season.
  • Playwrights based outside of Miami are encouraged to submit; if needed, we can assist with procuring a production company and cast.
  • Those interested should send their plays or musicals in English or Spanish.
  • The play needs to be fifteen minutes.
  • All works will be subject to an evaluation for selection by our literary committee.
  • The shows will perform at Microtheater Miami, located in the patio of the CCEMiami in the dates indicated from Thursday through Sunday.
  • The first page of the attached document should have the title of the play, name, phone and e-mail of the playwright and indicate if the play has a director or cast attached.
  • The author must have the absolute rights of intellectual property, either in its original version or adaptation.
  • Plays must be original and without prior performances in Miami.
  • Texts should be sent in Word or PDF format to to [email protected].

Selected plays will be notified.

Texts that are sent after the deadline and those that are not sent to the e-mail specified will not be considered for selection.

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