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Once Upon a Weekend (Fall 2018)

July 28, 2018

PLAYWRIGHTS, DIRECTORS, ACTORS

 F/18 ONCE UPON A WEEKEND

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Sponsored by 

L&C Journal of Dramatic and the Theatre Department

 

THE CONTEST:

For playwrights!  One week to write a short play based on a theme we post on Wednesday, October 10, on Theatre lobby bulletin board.  Winning entries will be considered for publication in (Pause.).

THE PRODUCTION:

For actors and directors!  Minimal time commitment!  Big fun!  Directors and actors will meet and divide into teams to stage the winning plays.  No rehearsal until Saturday, October 20.  One to two hour rehearsal time only.

HOW IT WORKS:

Weds Oct 10 a theme will be posted on the lobby bulletin board of Fir Acres Theatre building.

  

•Anyone and everyone may then write a short (no longer than ten minutes) play/sketch/scene based on the theme.

 

•The deadline for entries is 3pm Weds, Oct 17:  

*** Email your entry directly to pause@lclark.edu ***

•Winning entries will be notified/posted by noon, Thurs, Oct 18.

•On Fri, Oct 19, 6pm, Main Stage, the plays will be cast—on Sat, Oct 20, they’ll be directed—and that night they’ll be produced in the grand finale.

 

•Winning entries will be produced on Sat, Oct 20, at 10pm in the Black Box of Fir Acres Theatre.  We’re sorry we can’t produce every submission, but we will choose about six plays representing quality, variety, and an interesting approach to the theme. 

THE PERFORMANCE – FREE:

Saturday, Oct 20, 10:00pm in the Black Box Theatre! 

Be there for big fun!

QUESTIONS:  theatre@lclark.edu

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