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May 8, 2011    Bookmark and Share


MEAct One-Act Festival on May 14th


The MEACT 2011 One Act Festival marathon will take place on Saturday, May 14, at the Great Falls Performing Arts Center, 30 Academy Street in Auburn.

The festival starts at 9:00 am with workshops:

  • Improvisation with Duane Glover
  • Physicality and Physical Centers with Dennis Price (Comfy clothes and willingness to roll around on the floor a bit recommended)

The tickets are $12 and will be sold at the door. The festival ticket covers all workshops and one act plays.

MEAct will also be holding a short annual meeting during the day to elect officers, set future festivals, and other brief business.

Five theater groups are presenting one-act plays in the afternoon. Performances begin at 1:00 pm. In presentation order, the productions are:

Cauldron & Labrys Productions:

  • Staged reading of Lace Curtain Irish by Carolyn Gage

Gaslight Theater:

  • Mother's Pennies by J. Tenney Brooks
  • All Cotton by Shel Silverstein


Three 10-minute plays:

  • Fallout by S.W. Senek
  • Pie and the Sky by Vanessa David
  • Land of the Dead by Neil LaBute

Out of the Box:

  • A cutting of Chosen: Adoption Stories by Linda Britt

Community Little Theater of Lewiston Auburn:

  • GPS- An Auto Erotic Comedy by Bruce Kane