Deadline To Submit To Comedy Screenplay Readings at Lincoln Center

The Writers Guild of America, East wants to stage a reading of your comedy screenplay at the Film Society of Lincoln Center. The deadline to submit is April 28th at 5pm. Details below.

The Writers Guild of America, East invites you to submit your comedy screenplay to be read at our next live reading at the Film Society at Lincoln Center.

To enter:

  1. Pick the best 20-page excerpt from your comedic screenplay.
  2. Write a narrative to cover the rest of the story, indicating where the excerpt fits into the narrative.
  3. Include a one-paragraph bio.
  4. Submit in PDF or MS Word format to

A couple of notes: Do NOT include your name or other identifying information on the title page. This is a blind entry process. Only the title should appear on the cover page. Your name, bio, contact information, a logline and any comments should appear in the body of your e-mail and nowhere in the screenplay itself

The competition is open only to WGAE members; only one submission per member will be accepted. Winners of WGAE screenplay or pilot readings in 2014 and 2015 are not eligible. Deadline for submission is 5pm EDT, Thursday, April 28.