Open Submissions for Writers: November 1st - November 21st
Writers have 3 weeks to submit up to 3 monologues 350 words or less on the topic of #HolidayJournalEntry.
Open Submissions for Actors: November 23rd - December 12th
Actors have 3 weeks to perform and submit up to 3 of the writer's monologues.
Winning Writers Announced
Winning Writers Announced - December 31st
The top 10 most performed monologues are listed in order on TentSquare.
Members Vote: December 13th - December 26th
Members have 2 weeks to vote on their favorite monologue performances. Top 20 most voted on performances become semi-finalists and are listed on TentSquare.
Judges Decide: December 26th – December 30th
Casting director Lindsay Chag and first TentSquare Actor Winner James St. Vincent select a 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winner.
Actor and Additional Writer Winners Announced:
New Years Eve!
1st, 2nd and 3rd place actors are listed on TentSquare. Any writers of these monologues that were not in the top 10 most performed monologues become winners and are listed, in addition to the 4th - 20th place actor winners.
Free for first Monologue Challenge.
All actors and writers may only win once. Their most performed monologue or hightest voted on submission will be awarded, allowing for other entrants to place.
All submitted monologues may be published in a "TentSquare Monologues" book at the end of the year. All published writers will share in a royalty.
Any member that wins may elect to give their prize to one of the other 20 semi-finalists.