Spectacular Tournament Of Playwrights

Saturday, Nov. 09 | 8:00pm ET (7:00pm CT)


The Finals for the 3rd Annual Spectacular Tournament of Playwrights treats the audience to original plays from a variety of genres and challenges playwrights to efficiently craft their stories. The playwrights for the top six plays will be selected from a pool of submissions from across the country to compete for a 1st place award of $300. The audience will be treated to a performance by experienced actors of the top six plays at The Acorn on November 9. Three noteworthy judges will select the top three plays from the evening’s readings. Your vote counts as the audience chooses the People’s Choice winning playwright.

Box Office opens at 4pm ET
Starts 8:00pm, doors open 7:00pm

An Experience to Outlast Any Performance

No two Acorn performances are exactly the same.  Thoughtful curation brings a diverse mix of top talent to The Acorn, exposing audiences to both renowned and soon-to-be-discovered stars.

About The Acorn

The Acorn brings great known performers and amazing new ones to southwest Michigan.  Located in the historic featherbone factory, The Acorn’s friendly staff and volunteers, and an acoustically rich sound system combine for memorable experiences. We’re located in Three Oaks, Michigan …  just over an hour from downtown Chicago and 30 minutes from South Bend, IN.

The Acorn, a nonprofit organization, annually hosts a singer songwriter competition and a Spectacular Tournament of Playwrights. Our Open Mic nights showcase a variety of strong talent and our educational workshops include songwriting and master classes in performance.

The Acorn’s Mission

To offer a broad range of high-quality arts and education programming that nurtures cultural experience, participation and community engagement among residents and visitors of all ages and enhances the economic vitality of the region.

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