Plays are considered in three divisions and one special category:

  • Elementary (Grades 4-6)
  • Junior High (Grades 7-9)
  • High School (Grades 10-12)
  • Living With Disabilities Category*
    • Primary Division, grades 6-7
    • Junior Division, grades 8-9
    • Senior Division, Grades 10-12
  • NJ Thespians Playwriting Contest**

 

*Living with Disabilities is a special category designed to find plays either written by an author with a disability, or a play with themes or characters dealing with disabilities. The Living with Disabilities post in the “Overview” group outlines the terms and conditions of the contest.

** The NJ Thespians Playwriting Contest is open only to schools with a NJ Thespian Society Troupe. The NJ Thespian Playwriting Contest  post in the “Overview” group outlines the terms and conditions of the contest.