Calls for Submission

We are always looking for volunteer ushers for our Mainstage shows and festivals.

If you’re interested, contact

Calls for Submission Calendar

At pretty much any given moment, we’ve got some kind of call out. Here is a list of programs with open calls, and the times they tend to be posted each year.

Write for our Blog

Have something you want to contribute to our blog? Contact with your pitch. Writers are paid and pitches are accepted year-round.

Script Submissions

Buddies in Bad Times is not currently accepting script submissions. If you would like to introduce yourself and your work to Buddies, please send your bio and a short sample of writing (MAX 15 pages) to Daniel Carter (Metcalf Foundation Artistic Director Intern) at

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