now accepting submissions

Girlhood - Summer 2020 


Our annual summer poetry series returns! Calling for submissions of original poetry from female, female-identifying, and TGNC artists. The event focuses on coming of age narratives with a very liberal interpretation of the theme. The evening consists of presentations of poetry preferably by the author themselves. 


Submission Guidelines - deadline May 1st, 2020 (projected performance date July 2020, NYC)

- name, age, location (preference will be given to local artists) 

- 1-5 poems of your choice 

- can be published, nonpublished, all genres welcome 


Please send all submissions to 

(subject line) Your Name - Girlhood 


Play/Musical/Workshop - Fall 2020 


Calling for submissions for our fall show!  We are looking to produce new and original work. Developing work welcome. Playwrights and composers please submit an amalgamation of the below. Preference will be given to female, female-identifying, and TGNC artists. 


Submission Guidelines - rolling submissions (projected performance October 2020, NYC)

- name, age, location 

- project title and brief description 

- script/score if possible 

- outline of your vision of HDP's production of your work 

- proposed budget 

Please send all submissions to 

(subject line) Your Name - Project Title 

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