Play Submissions On Hiatus

Thanks so much for your interest in submitting a play to Break A Leg for consideration. We’re committed to giving unpublished works a platform for development.

Our literary committee is currently hard at work reading dozens of previously submitted plays, so at this time, we are not accepting submissions.

Our submission process will resume on September 1st, so please check back then to upload your play directly from this page.

BAL Literary Committee In Action!

The following are the guidelines for consideration:

Send: full scripts along with a character breakdown and plot synopsis. We Accept One Act and Full Length Plays:

  • Comedies (all subjects)
  • Science-themed comedy or drama
  • Historically-based or Socially Critical comedy or drama
  • Criminal Justice themed comedy or drama

Highly recommended for top consideration:

  • Cast of no more than 8 people
  • One set
  • Variety of age ranges
  • Multi-cultural/multi-racial characters

PLEASE NOTE: Plays submitted while submissions are suspended will NOT be considered.