Occurs on Tuesday December 31 2019

Approximate running time: 1 hour


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Ottawa ON K1N 7M7

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× The Ottawa Little Theatre is pleased to announce that it is now accepting submissions for the 79th National One-Act Playwriting Competition. The competition is open to original one-act plays in English, encouraging literary and dramatic talent in Canada. The competition is open to plays with a maximum playing time of 60 minutes, and a minimum playing time of 25 minutes. The play must be previously unproduced OR have been produced no earlier than in the current year, 2019. Plays written for all ages are welcome as there is a special award for the Best Play for Children or Young People. The competition is open to all professional and non-professional Canadian playwrights residing in Canada, including landed immigrants.

PLEASE NOTE: This page is for Playwright Submission Fees. For full submission details, please see

For playwrights that wish to receive a written critique from the adjudicators, please select "Entry + Critique $65.00" under "Price Selection"

For playwrights that DO NOT wish to receive a critique, please select "Entry $30.00" under "Price Selection

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