The seventh annual Short+Sweet Dubai Theatre Festival will run for six sensational weeks at The Junction in Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz from January 24th to March 9th, 2019
The full schedule for the Festival will be announced soon but in the meantime here's your chance to register for the UAE's number one theatre event.
SCRIPT ENTRY - 5pm, Sunday September 30
ITC and DIRECTOR REGISTRATION - 5pm, Monday October 15
ACTOR REGISTRATION - 5pm, Monday October 22
We are excited to announce another batch of shows that will form the Top-20 season of short plays at the inaugural Short+Sweet Illawarra.
Congratulations to our new writers and our new directors!
A WOMB WITH A VIEW
written by Rich Orloff (USA)
directed by Karen Beavis
Moments before being born, a baby girl has second thoughts about leaving the comfort of her current home.
Please complete the following form to apply for a fee waiver or discount for the New Director's Initiative.
We will be in touch with the outcome of your waiver application once final participants have been confirmed.
Welcome to the Short+Sweet New Director's Program. Over two weekends in August, you’ll learn some of the basic skills required to direct a play and get valuable hands-on experience working with scripts, actors and writers. You’ll also have the opportunity to get a reserved slot in the 2019 Short+Sweet Festival (Sydney).
We are proud to announce the first batch of plays that will light up the stage at the very first Short+Sweet Illawarra – the newest addition to the world’s largest little play festival.
The first plays to make the cut are our Independent Theatre Company’s, which come from both established and brand new theatre groups in the Illawarra, and as far down the coast as Pambula!
It is our honour to introduce successful ITC productions into Short+Sweet Illawarra 2018:
Thank you for your interest in directing for Short+Sweet Theatre Sydney 2019!
We welcome directors from all walks of life, from professional directors to enthusiastic amateurs. Everyone will be given consideration.
If you are selected as a director, you will be sent all the relevant information regarding selecting your script in due course. Before registering, please check the key festival dates and make sure you’ll be available.
Please provide your details below and the Festival Director will get back to you as soon as possible.
AUDITIONS: SHORT+SWEET ILLAWARRA 2018
We are looking for actors to register to audition for the newest member of World's Largest Short Play Festival: Short+Sweet Illawarra. It doesn't matter how old you are, what your cultural background is, or your shape or size - with over 20 plays being performed, odds are there will be a role for you!
FINAL CALL: Script and ITC Submissions
Submissions close 11:59 pm Thursday 31st May 2018
Time is running out to be a part of the Illawarra's inaugural season of ten-minute plays as part of Short+Sweet: The world's biggest little play festival. If your play is shortlisted, it will be available to be selected by our directors for performance in October.