The spirit behind the festival is to encourage and increase exposure for Michigan theatre artist. TPT is also looking for actors and directors. Eligibility: Playwrights or plays that have specific ties to Michigan are given preference. Entry Deadline: Submissions must be e-mailed or postmarked no later than April 1, 2016. Submitted pages will not be returned. Guidelines: Plays must be original. Plays that have received staged readings or workshops are eligible. Submissions must have a running time of less than 15 minutes. Cast limit of 4. No adaptations, collaborations, or musicals.