Stage Struck! 2016

Edmonton REgion One-Act Play Festival

Presented by

Alberta Drama Festival Association (ADFA)

Once again the Edmonton Region of the Alberta Drama Festival Association (ADFA) will be presenting its Stage Struck!  One Act Play Festival, March 11 & 12, 2016.  The festival has 6 plays lined up for this year and, as has been the case in previous years, all of the plays are original works by local playwrights.  The festival will see three new works this year. 

The festival has three sessions, with a short public adjudication after each play by the Festival’s Adjudicator.  Following the third session on Saturday night, awards will be presented for Outstanding Production, Performers (2), Director, and New Work.  Alberta Playwrights’ Network will present the APN award for Outstanding New Work.   Each group will also receive a private adjudication. 

The adjudicator for this year’s festival is award winning playwright, director and the Artistic Director of Edmonton’s Theatre Yes, Heather Inglis.  The winning production from Stage Struck! will compete in the ADFA Provincial Festival May 27 & 28 in Fort McMurray

The 2016 Festival is brought to you with the assistance of:  Alberta Playwright’s Network, Alberta Foundation for the Arts and VUE Weekly. 

 Here is the line-up for the weekend: 

Friday March 11 - 7:00 pm
• Dead Cat Bounce by Scot Robinson – NEW WORK! (and APN Member!)
• Gossamer Feast by Gerald Osborn
Saturday March 12 - 1:00 pm
• Gods and Monsters by Brandon W. Case – NEW WORK!
• Unsuspicious by Maria Colonescu – NEW WORK! (and APN Member!)
Saturday March 12 - 7:00 pm
• What Makes Pussycat Purr? By Tom Pearson
• Fag Hag Fandango by Gerald Osborn

 Saturday evening:  A reception will follow the public adjudication.   All groups and the audience are welcome to attend the reception. 

Tickets through TIX ON THE SQUARE (gst and handling charges will apply) or at the door

·      Weekend pass:  $35 adult; $28 senior/student

·      Single ticket $14 adult; $12 senior/student

For publicity inquiries, please contact Mary Anne Trann at matrann@shaw.ca or call 780-668-7205

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