The Twilight Hour at the Canal Cafe Theatre

Category: Theatre

The Twilight Hour | Canal Cafe Theatre | Deadline: 5th July 2019

After Modern Times, Love Shots, Shorts @ The Canal, The Twilight Hour 1 & 2 writers are now invited to submit a play no longer than 15-minutes for "The Twilight Hour" season 3 at the Canal Cafe Theatre.

The show will be based on The Twilight Zone TV series to be performed at the award-winning Canal Cafe Theatre, a renowned theatre venue in London. Payment via a profit share arrangement between writers, directors and actors.

A selection process will follow and if your play is chosen, it will be assigned to an emerging director. Your play will then be rehearsed and then staged for three nights:

17, 18 and 19 October 2019

Things to bear in mind:

  • Twilight Zone theme - fantasy, sci-fi, suspense, psychological thriller often concluding with a macabre or unexpected twist and usually with a moral
  • No character limit
  • Maximum of One play per writer
  • Minimal set
  • Up to 15-minutes running time

Please send your short play to:

Deadline: 5th July 2019

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