Middle School Contests 2023/2024!

Middle School Contests:

Thank you to everyone who participated in Contest Day! Click here to view the winners announcement!

You do not need to have your entry ready to register!

MS Monologue Contest - open to all middle school students in grades 5-9.

MS Excellence in Technical Theater Contest - open to all middle school students in grades 5-9.

MS Festival Logo Design Contest - open to all middle school students in grades 5-9.


Writing Contests: CLICK HERE to register!

Monologue Writing Contest - open to all middle and high school students in grades 5-12

10-Minute Play Contest - open to all middle and high school students in grades 5-12


Musical Theater Contests:

MS Musical Theater Contest - open to all middle school students in grades 6-9.


Important Contest Dates:

Registration is open for the following contests:

Middle School Festival Logo Design Contest, Monologue Writing Contest, and 10-Minute Play Contest.

Registration opens soon for the following contests:

Middle School Monologue Contest, Middle School Excellence in Technical Theater Contest, MS Musical Theater Contest


Below are the registration deadlines for each contest:

MS Monologue Contest - TBD

MS Excellence in Technical Theater Contest - TBD

Musical Theater Contest - TBD

MS Festival Logo Design Contest - February 3, 2024

Monologue Writing Contest - February 3, 2024

10-Minute Play Contest - February 3, 2024


Below are the virtual submission deadlines for contests with a virtual option:

MS Monologue Contest - TBD

MS Excellence in Technical Theater Contest - TBD

MS Festival Logo Design Contest - March 11, 2024

Monologue Writing Contest - March 11, 2024

10-Minute Play Contest - March 11, 2024


Fees: *

If you enter any contest as a team, all members of that team must complete their own registration.

For member schools there is a $10.00 entry fee per student, per contest for the following contests:

Middle School Monologue Contest, MS Excellence in Technical Theater Contest, MS Festival Logo Design, Sherwood Collins Playwriting Contest, Monologue Writing Contest, 10-Minute Play Contest

For non-member schools there is a $15.00 entry fee per student, per contest for the following contests:

Middle School Monologue Contest, MS Excellence in Technical Theater Contest, MS Festival Logo Design, Sherwood Collins Playwriting Contest, Monologue Writing Contest, 10-Minute Play Contest

For member schools there is a $15.00 entry fee per student, per contest for the following contests:

MS Musical Theater Contest

For non-member schools there is a $20.00 entry fee per student, per contest for the following contests:

MS Musical Theater Contest

*As always, the METG is committed to providing barrier-free access to student programming for all students regardless of their financial means. If the registration fee poses a hardship, please contact metg@metg.org to request a waiver.

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