One Act Festival

One Act



One Act Festival is back!

June 24-26, 2022

We are accepting original, non-musical short plays (10-30 minutes) from Michigan playwrights, or those with a strong Michigan connection, for the Farmington Players One-Act festival.  Selected plays will receive three productions during the festival on June 24-26, 2022.  Selected playwrights will receive two complimentary tickets to one performance, a copy of the recorded production, and be featured in the playbill. One “People’s Choice” award of $100 will be presented to the winning playwright based on audience voting for their favorite play.

Submission guidelines:

  • Michigan playwrights, and those with a strong Michigan connection, may submit up to 2 blind scripts. No identifying information on the scripts will be accepted.  When submitting, please list contact details including name, address, phone number, and script name in the body of the email.
  • Plays that have had prior readings or productions will be accepted. Please enclose a production list.
  • No more than 5 characters .
  • Minimal sets/lighting/sound/props/costumes preferred.
  • 2022 Guidelines for Michigan Playwright submission

First 100 submissions accepted from

November 1 – January 20, 2022

Email playfestival@farmingtonplayers.org with questions.



2019 One Act Festival, June 21-23: 

All the Time in the World by Ron Bernas

Cold Rage by Brian Cox

Epiphany by David MacGregor

 Good Morning, Miriam by Jacquelyn Priskorn

 The Reckless Romantic by Jacquelyn Priskorn

 True Confessions by Marilyn Zerlak