The Midtown International Theatre Festival (MITF) announces an Early Bird Special for script submissions received by November 13, 2009 for the 2010 festival. Applications are available online at www.midtownfestival.org. The MITF expands to The Beckett and The Clurman Theatres, Theatre Row, 410 W. 42nd Street, NYC, in addition to current theatres on 36th Street, for its eleventh season, to run from July 12 - August 1, 2010. Shows submitted to the festival for summer 2010 by November 13, 2009 will be guaranteed adjudication before December 31, 2009. Accepted shows will be assigned a theatre upon notification of acceptance, will be able to pay fees before prices go up in January 2010, and will have the opportunity to perform at an MITF event in December 2009. Applications received before November 13 will also receive priority for assignment to Theatre Row theatres. The Festival accepts submissions in all genres - any sort of stage play, musical or otherwise, new or classic, mainstream or specifically focused on an ethnic or cultural niche. To be eligible, each show must have a producer and production team attached to the project. Application forms for the 2010 Midtown International Theatre Festival are available online at www.midtownfestival.org. Completed applications, scripts, production materials and a non-refundable reading fee of $30 must be mailed to: The Midtown International Theatre Festival, 347 W. 36th Street, 13th Floor, New York, New York 10018.