Next Season Show Pitch Sessions

September 28, 2016

We are currently in the process of selecting the 2017-2018 season for Pacifica Spindrift Players and we want to know what YOU would like to see at PSP!

If you have a show that you think would be perfect to see on the PSP stage, then:
1. Fill out and email ahead of time the Next Season Show Pitch Application to
2. Bring two printed copies of the completed form to any one of the scheduled Show Pitch Sessions:

  • Wednesday, September 7, 2016, 7-10pm
  • Wednesday, September 14, 2016, 7-10pm
  • Sunday, September 18, 2016, 7-10pm
  • Saturday, September 24, 2016, 1-5pm
  • Sunday, September 25, 2016, 7-10pm
  • Wednesday, September 28, 2016, 7-10pm

Please Note:

  • Signup for which Pitch Session you will be attending at
  • At the pitch session, please be prepared to tell us a summary of the show and why you think it is a good match for PSP.
  • Pitch Sessions will be at Pacifica Spindrift Players (1050 Crespi Drive, Pacifica, CA)
  • Please wait in the lobby until called into the Gallery to pitch your show idea(s)
  • If you cannot attend any of the pitch sessions, you may email your completed form only, but keep in mind that a personal pitch tends to make a stronger case for the show when being considered.

Show proposals will be considered and evaluated by the Artistic Board using the following unranked criteria:

  • Literary/artistic quality
  • Balance and variety in genre, style, and period (musical vs. play, comedy vs. drama)
  • Acting opportunities/challenges (including male/female ratio)
  • Design opportunities/challenges
  • Production scope/cost considerations
  • Educational value/audience development
  • Box office potential
  • Theatre calendar schedule
  • Special production requirements, i.e. additional rehearsal time, double casting, participation in special events
  • Main stage vs Blackbox

If you are interested in directing a show in the 2017-2018 Season, please fill out the Director Application form.