The Midwest Jewish Play Writing Contest 2021

The Midwest Jewish Play Writing Contest


About this Event

A zoom rehearsed reading and presentation of 3 new Jewish Plays. Which play will be named Best Jewish Play of 2021?

Presented by Continuum Theater and The Jewish Plays Project
Sunday, April 18 @ 2:00 p.m.

Chicago area’s Continuum Theater and playwriting contest founder, The Jewish Plays Project, host a FIRST LOOK of 3 new Jewish plays competing in an international contest to be named Best Jewish Play of 2021.

Actors will perform a rehearsed reading of excerpts on zoom from 3 new Jewish plays. Continuum Theater’s selection committee, selected 3 of our favorite plays from the 10 finalists in the contest.

The moderator and the three playwrights will present their plays.

YOU WILL VOTE! At the end of the program, audience members will get to vote for their top pick.

Which play do you think should be named Best Jewish Play of 2021?


An e-mail notice will be sent a few days before the event with the Zoom link.


To register and for more information about the contest:
Free Event: Please consider making a donation to Continuum Theater to help support the Midwest Jewish Playwriting Contest. $18 donation is suggested.


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