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About the Series.

“Off The GRID Series” will stage four obscure, visceral and engaging pieces from established and emerging Playwrights. This work will be curated in small non traditional theatre spaces in Kingston from February until August. The series lineup will be announced at our 2019 Launch Party in January.  

Submission Guidelines



Submissions are open until Sunday December 9th at 11:59PM. 

(Callbacks are scheduled for December 14th.)


Open Call


GRID Stage Company is casting for our 2019 “OFF The GRID Series”. Self Tape submissions are open to performing artists and/or people interested in connecting with a live audience. The 2019 season consists of four obscure and provocative one act plays running from February until August. These plays will be performed in non traditional theatre spaces located in Kingston. The season lineup will be announced at our 2019 Launch Party in January.


Submission details:


All submissions should be sent via self tape video or audio uploaded to a youtube, dropbox or google drive folder. Please paste the url link in the Audio/Video Upload field. 



What to send:


Please record audio or video of two contrasting pieces. Each piece should be no longer than one minute in length. You can start the recording by saying your first and last name and the 2 pieces you have selected to do.


Video and/or audio can be recored from smartphone or other recoding devices.


The piece(s) you select could be monologues, poems, articles, novels, any published or original material being no longer than one minute in length. Select material should be something you are passionate about or have a strong connection to.


Please upload a current PDF of your CV/Resume.



NOTE: Although the body of work presented in this series is branched under plays from the theatre, we are interested in working with artists who might not have a background in theatre or live performance.




“GRID Stage Company” operates under a PROFIT SHARED initiative.




Any further questions should be directed at Artistic Director Liam Bidmead:

CV/Resume Upload

Thanks for submitting!