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Submit Your Work!


Call for Submissions

Deadline: Ongoing

MPAACT (The Ma'at Production Association of Afrikan Centered Theatre) consistently produces a season of outstanding world premiere productions. With a vision focused on creating new work and collaborative art, MPAACT produces and educates with the goal of increasing understanding and appreciation of the realities of Black life. MPAACT exposes audiences to stories seldom seen on America's stages. and strives to develop opportunities to nurture and sustain artists of all disciplines. MPAACT's programs and activities do not discriminate on the basis of disability in admission, access, or employment.  



MPAACT is seeking submissions of full-length original plays by African American and African Diaspora playwrights. We are constantly looking to cultivate new, and lasting relationships with playwrights. Selected playwrights will be given development opportunities over the next year to prepare work for world premiere productions with our Chicago company. Female identified playwrights strongly encouraged to submit.   



Materials should be submitted electronically to, and include:

Cover letter

Brief biography

Resume (optional)

Synopsis, with casting breakdown

Full script 

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