Strawberry One-Act Festival

 

The Strawberry One-Act Festival – Summer 2016

Theatre at St. Clement's
423 West 46th Street, NYC
Between 9th & 10th Avenue

July 14,  2016 - August 1, 2016

The Strawberry One-Act Festival is celebrating its 28th season, the brainchild of Artistic Director, Van Dirk Fisher, is a play competition in which the audience and the theatre's judges cast their votes to select the best play of the season.  Twice a year, hundreds of plays from across the country are submitted for the competition.  Plays move from the 1st Round to the Semi-Finals and then the Finals.  The playwright of the winning play receives $1,500.00 and the opportunity to have a full-length play developed by the Riant.  The awards to be presented are Best Play, Best Director, Best Actor and Best Actress. Deadline for Submissions for the Summer Festival is February 28, 2016.  The deadline for late submissions is Maarch 15, 2016.  To obtain an application email us at RiantTheatre@gmail.com To submit full-length plays and musicals email us and request an application for the Strawberry Theatre Festival.


The industry judges include:
Broadway Producer: Alia Harvey-Jones from Front Row Productions
(Trip To Bountiful, Romeo and Juliet, Cat On A Hot Tin Roof & Street Car Named Desire);
Casting Director:  Ellyn Long Marshall from Orpheus Group Casting (Girlfight (2000), Real Women Have Curves (2002), Maria Full of Grace (2004), and Amreeka (2009))
 
 
The Award Ceremony & Performance will be on Monday, August 1st at 7pm, In addition, some of the plays in the festival will be selected for publication in our anthology: The Best Plays From The Strawberry One-Act Festival: Volume Nine.
 
The Launch Party for the Strawberry One-Act Festival
Special Screening of the Video Diaries Project
Reception after Screening

Saturday, June 25, 2016 at 3pm
At the Poet's Den Theatre,
309 East 108th Street, NYC
 
The Awards Ceremony & Performance for the Strawberry One-Act Festival
Monday, August 1, 2016
At the Theatre at St. Clement's
423 West 46th Street, NYC

 
To hear some testimonies from artist who have participated in the Strawberry One-Act Festival click here.
 
See photos on our Facebook Page from our Summer 2014 Launch Party for the Strawberry One-Act Festival.   Click Here
 
To see the Video Diaries Project: A Series of Short Films about the Artists in the Strawberry One-Act Festival during the Summer 2013 Click here.
 
You can see an excerpt from our Documentary - THE MAKING OF THE STRAWBERRY ONE-ACT FESTIVAL Winter 2010 - Click Here.
 
Join our Email Club to receive notification of plays as they advance in the festival from Round 1, to the Semi-Finals, the Finals and The Award Ceremony - click here.
 
Tickets are $25 online and $27 CASH ONLY AT THE BOX OFFICE.
Premium Seats are $30 online and $35 CASH ONLY AT THE BOX OFFICE.

Kevin Hansen
          

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Email us at RiantTheatre@gmail.com to obtain an application for the Strawberry One-Act Festival Summer 2016. (15-30 minute plays.) Deadline February 28th for the Summer Festival.  Late Deadline is March 15, 2016.

Email us at RiantTheatre@gmail.com to obtain an application to the Strawberry Theatre Festival for Full-Length Plays (55-90 minutes), Musicals (not to exceed 120 minutes) and Short Plays (40-50 minutes).  Deadline to submit a play is February 28, 2016.  Late Deadline is March 15, 2016. 

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Email us at RiantTheatre@gmail.com to obtain an Application for the
Strawberry One-Act Festival.

The Best Plays From The Strawberry One-Act Festival: Volume 6

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