Act One Festival 2023

Step into a world where the ordinary meets the extraordinary, the real intertwines with the mystical, and emotions unravel in the most unexpected ways at the One Act Festival 2023. Hosted by Domino Theatre, this yearly spectacle of theatrical brilliance is scheduled to come to life on July 7th and 8th. Expect an unforgettable weekend of captivating performances, featuring four magnificent one-act plays crafted by some of the most talented playwrights in our midst.

On Friday, July 7, immerse yourself in the enchanting world of “Yola’s Mythical Adventures”. Written by Michelle McNichol, the play takes us on an unforgettable journey with Yola, who, on her tenth birthday, joins her grandfather on a unique adventure to explore a windmill. As they travel, Papi shares captivating myths and legends he collected from his own expeditions. It’s a touching tale of intergenerational bonding and the magic of storytelling that you wouldn’t want to miss.

Follow this enchanting adventure with “Light of a New Don” by Jacob Smith. This intriguing narrative centers around a man forced by circumstances to embark on a journey of discovery into an unfamiliar world. The play’s compelling exploration of transformation and courage will surely keep you on the edge of your seat.

As the curtain falls on Friday night, the stage will reset to bring you more excitement and intrigue on Saturday, July 8. Harry Jordan’s “The Meat TV Reunion Special” promises a thrilling murder mystery like no other. With famous TV cooking mogul Thrilla Magrilla found dead, the question arises – who could have wanted him dead? As the plot thickens, you’ll find yourself knee-deep in suspense, eager to follow the clues to the thrilling conclusion.

Closing out the festival, “Coming to the Table” by Anne-Marie Bergman will make you question the boundaries of dreams and reality. In a quiet local diner, a woman recounts a dream that blurs the line between fantasy and reality. It’s a poignant exploration of human consciousness that will leave you contemplating long after the final bow.

Don’t miss this chance to experience a medley of emotions, from joy to suspense, as these stories unfold at the One Act Festival 2023 by Domino Theatre. Mark your calendars for July 7 and 8, and prepare for an unforgettable weekend of theatrical magic! Reserve your spot today to ensure that you don’t miss a moment of these riveting performances. Come for the spectacle; stay for the transformative power of theater.

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