2016 Flash Play Festival

Saturday, November 5th

In light of this year's conference theme, "Humor--The Art of Writing Funny," we're hosting a flash play festival to test our conference attendees' funny-writing chops. Everyone presenting or attending the conference is not just invited but challenged to submit a flash play. If your flash play is chosen, we'll perform it the night of SATURDAY, 11/5 along with our BROAD COMEDY event. 

Submit to the 

OTHER WORDS Flash Play Festival!

Winning Plays Will Be Performed

One Night Only—Saturday, November 5th


Directed by Carrie J. Cole


Your challenge: write a ten-minute play (roughly ten pages of dialogue) which MUST INCLUDE: 


·  No more than THREE performers

·  One of the following THREE props

·A kazoo
·An umbrella
·A feather duster

·  And the following SPECIFIC line of dialogue

·“Stop me if you’ve heard this one...”

Deadline for submission: MONDAY, 10/24


Questions? Contact carriejcole@gmail.com with the subject line “Flash Play Festival”.


Interested in being one of our “Flash Players” and reading during the event? (We will have one rehearsalFriday evening, time and place TBD)

Contact carriejcole@gmail.com with the subject line “Flash Players”.