Theatre: Claire Donaldson New Play Festival

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Event Details


Date: February 25 - February 27, 2016

Times: 7:30 p.m.

Location: Edith Mortenson Theatre

Ticket Info: Tickets are $15 for adults | $10 for seniors | Free for K-12 students and those with an Augustana ID.

Augustana Performing and Visual Arts will host the Claire Donaldson New Play Festival at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 25 through Saturday, Feb. 27, in the Edith Mortenson Center Theatre.

  • Feb. 25 at 7:30 p.m. - 10-Minute Plays, an evening of original short plays selected from submissions.
  • Feb. 26 at 7:30 p.m. - A staged reading of selections from the original musical Salem by Augustana alumni Bob Wendland and Luke Tatge.
  • Feb. 27 at 7:30 p.m. - Theatrical Genesis - Works written, rehearsed and performed within 24 hours. Theatrical teams will be formed the night of Feb. 26 to start the process.

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

Tickets are $15 for adults; $10 for seniors and are free for K-12 students and those with an Augustana ID. Tickets are available at www.augietickets.com.