2023 Spectacular Tournament of Playwrights SUBMISSION DEADLINE

Wednesday, May. 31 | 11:00pm ET (10:00pm CT)

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Calling all playwrights and theater-lovers, The Acorn is proud to announce that the Spectacular Tournament of Playwrights will be returning to The Acorn stage!

The deadline for entry is Wednesday, May 31st at 11pm ET

Six finalists will be announced to the public in August, where they will have the opportunity to see their production brought to life on The Acorn stage, interpreted by top tier actors and directors in our community.

Mark your calendars today, because you will all have the chance to see these productions come to life on Saturday, November 4th, 2023 for a night of performances and storytelling. Audiences will also have the exciting opportunity to vote for the winners! More information coming soon.

Click on the "Get Tickets" to complete your entry form.

Starts 11:00pm, doors open 11:00pm

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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 Center for the Performing Arts

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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