Quentin Vercetty performing in Ayiti (2014). Photo credit: Fonna Seidu
918 Bathurst is presenting PIECE of MINE Festival this Black History Month! We're celebrating Black Men in Theatre and looking for a limited number of submissions from black male artists to perform short scenes, monologues, dance solos, or stand-up comedy. Small honorariums will be provided. Please email info@pieceofminefest.com with the following information: 

1. bio + head shot + contact number
2. synopsis of your presentation 
3. sample of your presentation (script and/or video link) 
4. number of cast members (if applicable)

Send your proposals by Sunday, January 18th to be considered. Do it big!!!
We are looking for original plays in development that are contemporary, portray meaningful content, culturally representative of the African Diaspora, and/or involve multi-disciplinary elements. Selected playwrights, directors and cast members will be awarded an honorarium for their participation.
The deadline for last call submissions is extended to Monday April 7, 2014.


Please submit the following to info@pieceofminefest.com:
1. A script sample 2-10 pages and a play synopsis
2. Playwright bio
3. Approximate length of work being presented
4. Number of cast members, and names if known - if a director has been selected, their name as well

All applicants will be notified by email upon receiving their submission. Selected playwrights will be contacted by April 15th. We thank all those who apply!