Submissions: Short+Sweet Illawarra Film Festival 2019

Short+Sweet Film Festival has now arrived in the place where the mountains meet the sea. The Illawarra, located on the South Coast of NSW boasts an impressive theatre community with over a dozen active theatre companies and a large talent pool of actors, writers and directors. Short+Sweet Illawarra is proud to extend its festival to filmmakers in the region, providing a platform for their work to be seen alongside our Australian and international submissions.

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Register Your Cabaret | Short+Sweet Illawarra 2019

REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN

We want you to sell us the idea for your show. What makes it unique? 

Please list the names of people who have currently been confirmed for your project. You may include roles if appropriate.
Please include years and production titles if applicable.
Please attach a script or one-page concept (this can just be a one-page pitch if no script is available). Max 50MB. PDF / DOC / DOCX accepted.
Files must be less than 50 MB.
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Optional. Please attach any further support material that you feel may benefit this application. This could be a company history, artist CV/bios, image of past production, or evidence of further planning for this project. It’s your project, so we encourage you to include whatever you believe to be most relevant. Max. 50 MB. Most formats accepted. (recommended: JPG, PNG, PDF, DOC, DOCX, PPT, MOV, MP3, WAV, ZIP)
Files must be less than 50 MB.
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LGBTQ+ ENTRIES - SHORT+SWEET HOLLYWOOD 2020

This form is specifically for entries to be considered for the Short+Sweet Hollywood LGBT Live program in 2019:

Deadline July 10.

For our LGBTQ Live week, we are accepting all forms of theatrical works under 10 minutes. It can be a play, musical, spoken word, stand up, drag, cabaret - you are only limited by your imagination, the ten minute time limit and your ability to set and strike your piece in one minute! Your entry fee of AU$20, for your submission is only for the above festival. 

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Confirm that your name and/or contact details are not present anywhere on your script. If you submit with your name and/or contact details, your submission will be disqualified and you will not receive a refund.
Short+Sweet accepts scripts in several languages. Please note that scripts and outlines for alternative works written in languages other than English may be eligible for only one festival. If your script or proposal is written in a language other than those listed above, it is either not eligible for Short+Sweet festivals at this time or must be submitted directly to the festival staff of the relevant S+S festival.
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Register for Short+Sweet Comedy Illawarra 2019

Thank you for your interest in being part of our inaugural Short+Sweet Illawarra Cabaret+Standup Comedy Showcase!

Please take a moment to complete the information on this form, this will help us promote your involvement in the showcase and ensure we have your correct details.

Performance Details:

SHORT+SWEET ILLAWARRA CABARET+COMEDY SHOWCASE
7:30pm Friday 20th September 2019
at Illawarra ITeC
Cnr Miller St & Fox Ave Coniston

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Two comedians from our showcase will be invited to host one of our performance weeks of Short+Sweet Theatre. Performance dates: Week 1: 27 - 29 September Week 2: 11 - 13 October Performances will be 7:30pm on the Friday/Saturday and 5:30pm Sunday (followed by the presentation of winners) at the Bridge Street Theatre Coniston
Please write this in the 3rd person.
Example: Stand-Up, Improv', Sketch, Poetry, Musical, Parody, 2 Person or Group Act
Please upload a picture that features mostly your face. This picture will be used along with your BIO to promote your involvement in Short+Sweet Illawarra.
Files must be less than 30 MB.
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We will have a microphone on a stand, and you will have a choice of normal spotlight or a follow-spot. If you need anything more in regards to lights, sound or if you are bringing and set items or special props please let us know here or email Luke as soon as you know.

Short+Sweet Comedy Illawarra 2019

Short+Sweet Comedy Illawarra 2019

Following on from a successful debut in 2017 in the Middle East and Dubai, Short+Sweet Comedy now comes to the Illawarra! 

If you have a comedy act of any sort we would love to hear from you, styles accepted include Stand-Up, Improv', Sketch, Poetry, Musical, Parody, 2 Person or Group Act - but it must be comedy.

Registrations Opening Soon

Rules: 
All content must be original.
Each entry must be no longer than ten minutes.

 

Festival Director:
Luke Berman | luke.berman@shortandsweet.org
 

Short+Sweet Cabaret Illawarra 2019

Short+Sweet Illawarra is proud to introduce CABARET into its 2019 season, performing alongside our Theatre, Youth, Film and Comedy strands. 

Short+Sweet Cabaret is a festival of 10 minute cabaret pieces. We provide a professional platform for artists to create and present new works while providing the audience with an intimate entertainment experience.

By merging theatre and music,  we create an atmosphere of inspiration and exploration. Stories, characters and songs are tested, risks are taken, and the audience participates in original and exciting projects.

We encourage all forms of cabaret - song, burlesque, magic, comedy, political - you name it!  But remember at Short+ Sweet you only have 10 minutes!

Submissions and expressions of interest will be opening soon!

 

ITC Registration for Short+Sweet Theatre Illawarra 2019

Thank you for your interest in submitting an independent production for Short+Sweet Theatre Illawarra 2019!

What is the name of your Play?
Please provide a brief synopsis of your play. About one paragraph is ideal.
You may upload a script or artistic vision pitch
Files must be less than 10 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf docx.
please provide your mobile number
Upload Director CV.
Files must be less than 10 MB.
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Please list your actors' names and email addresses. You do not need to have actors at the time of application - you may cast from our auditions if you require.
Tell us where you have performed this play in the past. Please include year / venue / festival name and any other info. Only plays that have performed in Short+Sweet Illawarra 2018 or plays that have been professionally staged in the Illawarra region are ineligible to be submitted.

Director Registration | Short+Sweet Theatre Illawarra 2019

Registrations are now open for new and experienced directors to take the helm of one of our shortlisted local and international scripts at the very first Short+Sweet Illawarra.

please provide your mobile number
We need to know this to ensure compliance with the Working With Vulnerable People (background checking) Act 2011.
If you are uploading a CV, please only give a brief overview of your experience. If you do not have a CV please provide more information here - list recent shows, when it was staged and which theatre company produced the show.
While this field is not required, uploading a CV will be held in high regard.
Files must be less than 4 MB.
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Please select any skill areas you've had any experience with.

Direct Script Submissions Short+Sweet Theatre Illawarra 2019

SHORT+SWEET ILLAWARRA THEATRE 2019

Direct Script Submission

If you would like to submit your ten-minute script for Short+Sweet Illawarra direct, please complete the form below. Applying directly means you would like to have a short play you have written submitted for performance at Short+Sweet Illawarra 2019. Writers can submit more than one play for consideration, however, may only have one play staged as part of our festival.

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Files must be less than 5 MB.
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Direct Script Submissions Dublin

Direct Script Submission

If you would like to submit your ten-minute script for Short+Sweet Dublin direct, please complete the form below. Applying directly means you would like to have a short play you have written submitted for performance at Short+Sweet Dublin 2019. Writers can submit more than one play for consideration, however may only have one play staged as part of our inaugural festival.

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Files must be less than 5 MB.
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