Like theatre but got a short attention span? This festival is for you.
I think this is brilliant. The traditional, three-act play is a cultural pillar that goes all the way back to Aristotle – but lots of people are intimidated by the length. With so many other entertainment options out there – 3D movies, HD TV, YouTube – asking an audience to sit through two intermissions is a tall order.
Enter the one-act play. Think of it as a short story. You get all the climax and character and tension – but none of the tedious lead up and resolution of a three-act play. Here’s what’s in store at the 1-Act Festival. Continue reading:
1-Act Theatre Fest Coming to Vancouver, June 14-15