2019 National Drama Competition

If there is no competition, there is no prize
The National Society of Arts and Letters invites actors to participate in the 2019 National Competition in Drama. The first place winner will receive $12,000. Cash prizes also are awarded to second, third and fourth place winners. The National competition will take place during the NSAL Meeting – May 30 – June 2 in Washington, D.C.

Contestants must first compete at the chapter level. Interested actors should submit completed applications to the chapter that is geographically near his or her home or school. To find a chapter, click on Chapter Contacts below. Each chapter pays the travel, hotel and conference registration expenses for its chapter finalist to compete in the National Competition.

2019 Drama Competition Rules and Performance Requirements

2019 Drama Competition Application & Certification Form

2019 Drama Competition Contacts

2019 Drama Competition Instructions for Drama Competition Chairs

2019 Drama Competition Judges Adjudication Forms