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Canberra 2020: submissions open!

The Canberra festival has returned to Winter (12 - 15 August).  Chilly but worth the fun! 

The Festival Directors are Lynn Petersen and Amy Crawford. If you're  a writer, director, actor or theatre company keen to be involved, check out the key dates below for submissions or contact Lynn or Amy on petersen.crawford@shortandsweet.org.  It's your festival Canberra! 

Writers: submit your script by Thursday 12 March 5pm at https://shortandsweet.org/form/script-entries-shortsweet-theatre-2020-21 

Directors: submit your expression of interest to festival directors by Thursday 26 March (petersen.crawford@shortandsweet.org)

Independent Theatre Company (ITC): submit your expression of interest and script to festival directors by Thursday 26 March (petersen.crawford@shortandsweet.org)

Actors: attend the audition on Sunday 3 May (register at eventbrite) or submit details via dropbox to festival directors for the online casting process by 1 May 5:00pm. 

Volunteers: always welcome! If you are interested in publicity and marketing, front of house, or backstage aspects of the Festival please contact the festival directors!  


Note for actors/directors and ITC:  there is a limit of involvement of two plays per person (e.g. you could act in two plays; direct one and act in one; or direct two) 

If you need any assistance with your submissions please do not hesitate to contact us via email petersen.crawford@shortandsweet.org

For further details on how to apply see detail on the Canberra Festival page.