5 plays. 4 nights. 15 minutes. 1 winner! Every week for 3 weeks! The Players Theatre Short Play & Musical Festival The historic Players Theatre in the heart of Greenwich Village is hosting a short play and musical festival competition. This June our theme will be New York City. Starting June 9th, five short plays will be presented each week for three weeks. Festival will run Thursday through Sunday in the Players Loft. Each week a Best of the Festival winner will be selected by audience vote. The winner will receive a cash prize of $100.