Theatre: Claire Donaldson New Play Festival
Date: February 22 - February 24, 2018
Times: 7:30 p.m.
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.Purchase Tickets
Augustana Performing and Visual Arts will host the Claire Donaldson New Play Festival at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22, through Saturday, Feb. 24, 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.
Thursday Feb. 22
We present a staged reading of Chameleon Love by W. James Wood. Chameleon Love explores familial relationships, and that "Love has a partner in crime: forgiveness."
Friday Feb. 23
Short plays selected from submissions for an exciting evening of original works.
- The AfterlifeTM by Sage Backer
- Tethered in Green by Emily Costello
- Monsters in the Closet by Katie Jenkins
- Magic in the Bank by Tristan Love
- Golden: A Mini Musical by Coleman Peterson
- Exes and Ohs by Rachel Polan
- Trojan by Kyle Marks
Saturday, Feb. 24
Theatrical Genesis — Works written, rehearsed and performed within 24 hours. The night before, the theatrical teams will be divided and given the information, they start to work right away and, at 7:30 p.m., the works are presented for the audience. A process that will have you awestruck, laughing and crying.