2019-20 Season

2019 One-Act Festival

August 16 – September 1, 2019

Three weekends of original one-act plays that will make you laugh, cry, and think.

The Book Club Play  by Karen Zacarías
Directed by Karen Fleming

September 20 – October 12, 2019

Loads of laughter and literature collide in this smart hit comedy about books and the people who love them.

Sweat  by Lynn Nottage
Directed by Matt J. Bannister

November 1 – 23, 2019

Pulitzer Prize winner of factory worker friends faced with layoffs turn laughs to struggle.

Tiny Tim’s Christmas Carol  by Ken and Jack Ludwig
Directed by Jim Robertson

December 13 – 22, 2019

Tiny Tim is determined to have his father home for Christmas day even if it means teaching Ebenezer Scrooge a lesson in Christmas cheer!

Yellow Face  by David Henry Hwang
Directed by Jon Jon Johnson

January 10 – February 1, 2020

The lines between truth and fiction blur with hilarious and moving results in David Henry Hwang’s unreliable memoir.

Perfect Arrangement  by Topher Payne
Directed by Leigh K. Rawls

February 21 – March 14, 2020

Inspired by the true story of the early gay rights movement, madcap sitcom-style laughs give way to provocative drama as two couples are forced to stare down the closet door.

Lobby Hero  by Kenneth Lonergan
Directed by Rob Gorman

Production postponed. Originally scheduled for April 3 – 26, 2020

When a luckless young security guard is drawn into a local murder investigation, loyalties are strained to the breaking point.

Pride & Prejudice  by Jane Austen, adapted by Christina Calvit
Directed by Madeleine Smith

Production canceled. Originally scheduled for May 15 – June 6, 2020

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
A new play by Simon Stephens
Based on the novel by Mark Haddon
Directed by Kristyn Lue

Production postponed. Originally scheduled for June 26 – July 19, 2020

A story of a remarkable young hero who risks everything he knows to uncover the truth behind the mysterious murder of his neighbor’s dog that will warm your heart and awaken your senses.