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.