Apply for Residency
ONLINE APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2015-2016 ADMISSIONS CYCLE ARE CURRENTLY BEING ACCEPTED. THE WINDOW OPENED ON WEDNESDAY, JULY 1, 2015 AT 10AM (EST) AND WILL CLOSE ON THURSDAY, JULY 30, 2015 AT 5PM (EST).
Please submit your application as early as possible. New Dramatists staff checks applications for completeness up until the July 30 deadline. ABSOLUTELY NO MODIFICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER THE DEADLINE.
RESIDENT COMPANY GUIDELINES AND APPLICATION INFORMATION
The application process is now completely paperless. Applicants are required to submit two full-length original works, a statement of interest, and a biography or resume, as described in the 2015-2016 New Dramatists Residency Application Information. The 2015-2016 Guidelines for Resident Playwright Company outlines the benefits and requirements of being a resident playwright at New Dramatists.
Please download these documents below and read them BEFORE beginning your application.
2015 Admissions How To Video
ADMISSIONS TOWN HALL MEETINGOn Thursday, July 8, 2015 New Dramatists held its annual Admissions Town Hall Meeting. Artistic Director Emily Morse, Director of the Playwrights' Lab John Steber Davis, Artistic Programs Producer Connie Hall and resident playwright Madeleine George discussed the process for applying to the New Dramatists Resident Playwright Company and addressed questions from the audience. A full video of the Town Hall is embedded below.