Weathervane Playhouse
1301 Weathervane Lane
Akron OH 44313

Phone: (330)836-2626
E-mail: mycp@weathervaneplayhouse.com
Website: www.weathervaneplayhouse.com


Contact: Melanie YC Pepe, Artistic Director.


Weathervane Community Playhouse produces high-quality live theater with volunteer artists, designers, and technicians under professional direction, provides education and training in theater arts and appreciation, and engages and entertains its audience and constituents to enrich the quality of life in Northeast Ohio. Weathervane shall be one of the foremost community-based playhouses in the country that serves a region through theater as evidenced by consistent excellence in high caliber, diverse, challenging theater productions that compel our community to attend, participate in, and discuss the ideas and human conditions that are presented on our stages.

Editor's Note: Annual 8x10 TheatreFest. Must be US citizen 18 years or older. All rights remain with writers.

Judged By: First round judges include individuals with experience in every area of stagecraft, including tech designers, actors, directors, stage managers, and playwrights.

Prize: Prizes: Each of 8 finalists receive full productions of their plays during the Festival, held in mid-July. 1st Place: $350, 2nd Place: $250, 3rd Place: $150, 5 runners-up: $50 each.

Costs: $10 submission fee

Freelance Facts


Needs: scripts

Maximum running time is 10 minutes. Less is fine. Each year there is a special prop that must be incorporated into that year's plays. See website for details. All entries must be sent electronically, as attachments. Printed plays will not be considered. Guidelines available on website.