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The STAGE International Script Competition has completed its run. For more information, please see the STAGE Collaboratory.

Winner of the fifth STAGE International Script Competition Announced

Ear to the Edge of Time, by Australian playwright Alana Valentine, is about the fascinating machinations of astronomical physics and the dilemmas, compromises, and culture that are part of scientific discovery.

BBC World Service SCIENCE IN ACTION Radio Program follows STAGE International Script Competition through its Fifth Cycle

Finalists and Judges of the fifth STAGE International Script Competition are Announced

Academy-Award Nominated Director Darren Aronofsky (Black Swan), Academy Award-winning Actress Rachel Weisz, and Ari Handel Produce Film Version of Photograph 51, Winner of third STAGE International Script Competition; Playwright Anna Ziegler Adapts her Play for the Screen

Winning Play of third STAGE International Script Competition, Photograph 51, by Anna Ziegler, featured at 2011 World Science Festival in NYC

The Professional Artists Lab and the California NanoSystems Institute Announce the Results of the fourth STAGE International Script Competition

Based on a true story, this year's winning play is The Altruists, in which a scientist’s very personal quest parallels his fundamental work in the field of evolutionary biology.

STAGE International Script Competition Continues to Thrive as STAGE Launches the New Collaboratory

Tony, Olivier, Pulitzer and Nobel-winning judges David Auburn, John Guare, David Lindsay-Abaire, Sir Anthony Leggett and Dr. Douglas Osheroff offer their services to the Competition for a second time, while STAGE's successful collaboration between scientists and artists leads to an expanded partnership.

Nobel Laureate Alan Heeger Presents $10,000 Prize to Winner of third STAGE International Script Competition

Playwright Anna Ziegler receives her award at a brief ceremony on Saturday, April 11 at 8:00 p.m. at the Fountain Theatre in Los Angeles, immediately prior to a performance of the winning play, Photograph 51.

Winning Play of second STAGE Script Competition has New York Production; Playwright Receives STAGE Award on Opening Night

Frequency Hopping, winner of the 2nd STAGE Script Competition, has its world premiere at the prestigious 3LD Art & Technology Center in New York City. Just prior to the curtain going up on opening night, playwright Elyse Singer receives her $10,000 STAGE award.

Winning Play in first STAGE Script Competition Featured in Staged Reading at REDCAT in Walt Disney Concert Hall Complex on January 28, 2007

UC Santa Barbara's Professional Artists Lab and the California NanoSystems Institute present a staged reading of Splitting Infinity, winner of the first STAGE International Script Competition, on Sunday, January 28, 2007 at REDCAT, the Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater, in the Walt Disney Concert Hall complex in Los Angeles. The staged reading appears on National Public Radio's "Science Friday" program. A videocast of the full award ceremony and reading is also available.