just do it, a themed reading and performance series, completed its seventh season at Theatre Charlotte in 2013. Originally co-created and produced by Vito Abate, it debuted in the East Village in New York City running as a bi-monthly series (always on a Monday) for three seasons (17 shows) in the early 1990s. It was later revived in Denver, Colorado in 2001 and premiered in Charlotte on February 29, 2008. Over the years hundreds of artists have participated in various ways. Season 8 will premiere at Theatre Charlotte in the fall.
just do it will be back in the fall with our 4th annual dog-themed, dog-friendly show!
Check back for details about this show and the coming season.
If you think you might be interested in participating in just do it, or have any questions, please e-mail Vito Abate at email@example.com.
Submission Options & Guidelines
Written pieces can be in any shape or form you like (short story, monologue, first person non-fiction account, short play, etc.) 7-8 minutes ideal, 10 minutes max. You can present whatever you like in whatever form. The producer does not serve as editor or censor.
Movement/dance, poetry, musical/instrumental/song presentations, etc. 5-7 minutes max.
Digital shorts. 10 minutes max. Must be on DVD, to be projected from DVD player.
All submissions have the same draft deadlines and require submitting description of action, synopsis, song lyrics, musical style, outline/screenplay, etc.
While new work created specifically for just do it is preferred, existing written pieces may be considered if they easily fit the theme and time limits, and have never been publicly read or performed.
If you commit to participating, correspondence will be via email.
AVENUE Q Book by Jeff Whitty
Music and Lyrics by Robert Lopez & Jeff Marx
May 17 - June 2, 2013 More Info | Tickets
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June 12 - June 22, 2013 More Info | Tickets
WILLY WONKA JR. Lyrics and Music by Leslie Bricusse & Anthony Newley
Book by Leslie Bricusse & Timothy Allen McDonald
July 10 - July 14, 2013 More Info
HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS... Book by Abe Burrows, Jack Weinstock & Willie Gilbert
Music and Lyrics by Frank Loesser
July 19 - July 21, 2013 More Info