Claire Donaldson New Play Festival

Claire Donaldson New Play Festival

Event Details


Date: September 20 - September 22, 2019

Times: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 20-21 (Friday-Saturday); 2:30 p.m. Sept. 22 (Sunday)

Location: Edith Mortenson Theatre

Ticket Info: Tickets are $10 | Free for K-12 students and those with an Augustana ID. Tickets purchased for one night are good for all three nights and available at www.augietickets.com.

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Augustana Performing and Visual Arts will host the Claire Donaldson New Play Festival Saturday, Sept. 20, through Sunday, Sept. 22, in the Edith Mortenson Center Theatre.

Claire Donaldson was a 2000 Augustana graduate passionate about the art of playwriting. The festival was founded in her honor.

Tickets are $10 and are free for K-12 students and those with an Augustana ID. Tickets purchased for one night are good for all three nights and available at www.augietickets.com.

Friday, Sept. 20, 7:30 p.m.

We present a new play by alumna Katelynn Kenney '14. Title is TBD.

Saturday, Sept. 21, 7:30 p.m.

Short plays selected from submissions for an exciting evening of original works.

Sunday, Sept. 22, 2:30 p.m.

Theatrical Genesis — Works written, rehearsed and performed in less than 20 hours. The night before, the theatrical teams will be divided and given the information; they start to work right away and, at 2:30 p.m., the works are presented for the audience. A process that will have you awestruck, laughing and crying.