The Ten Minute Play Festival featured an astonishing range of original plays

On Tuesday 30th April we held our Ten Minute Play Festival with another astonishing range of original plays. 5 world premieres in just over an hour with a comic interlude and an award ceremony – it was quite the night

The plays in order of performance were:

The Tube: Crystals and Coins written and directed by Olga B performed by Olga B, Jemima W, Milan H and Jimmy T

Dear Brain written and directed by Zinnia-Claire B and performed by Illana Band Will B

The Drip written and directed by Hennie D and Irene T, performed by Hennie , Irene T, Darcy G-R, Bella B, Lily D, Lily F D, Lola H, Sophie J and Sofia S

The Hotline written directed and performed by Pullo W

Five Dead written and directed by Isaac B and Alex H, performed by Isaac B and Alex H, Will M, Johnnie O, Hennie D and Miriam G, Tech by Harry L

The audience were treated to a comic performance during the judging of scenes from Teechers by John G performed by Isac B, Alex H and Will M, tech crew Harry L and James M

Playwright James Mc Dermoot judged the plays themselves beforehand and awarded the prestigious Ten Minute Play Cup for Best Play to Zinnia-Claire B for Dear Brain 

Judging on the night for the performances fell to Mrs Futter who had an incredibley tough choice but finally awarded:

Total Theatre Award for Best Production to The Tube:Crystals and Coins 

Futter’s Choice Dear Brain

Best Actor Awards went to Illana B for Dear Brain and Pullo W for The Hot Line 

and Best Ensemble to The Drip and Five Dead

It was quite the night and some of the playwrights are already planning next year!