An Evening of One-Act Plays

An Evening of One-Act Plays

3 One-Act plays in one night!

The plays will run October 29th and October 31 to November 2nd and will be followed by the One-Act play festival on November 3rd and 4th.

Infant Morality

A ‘black comedy’ about an upwardly mobile couple trying to return a baby to the hospital because it’s not what they thought raising a baby would be like.

WANTED: One Groom

A miss-timing of an ad in the local newspaper ends up with an unusual response.

Still Stands The House

A highly acclaimed Canadian drama, with an interesting twist at the end which takes place in the depth of winter somewhere in the Prairies during the depression. This play is Rural Root’s entry into the Eastern Ontario One-Act Play Festival.read more →

One Act Play Festival

One Act Play Festival

Rural Root will be hosting the Eastern Ontario Drama League (EODL) One Act Play festival on November 3 and 4 2017.

EODL holds this festival every year, but with Canada’s 150 birthday happening the same year, the focus is on Canadian playwrights, and Rural Root has chosen our entry into the festival, Still Stands The House. Theatre companies from all over eastern Ontario will be attending and entering their one act plays. The festival is comprised of 3 sessions, Friday evening at 7, Saturday afternoon at 2 and Saturday evening at 7. Each session consists of 3 one-act plays. Tickets are $20 per session. We will also be offering dinner on Saturday for $30 at Eagle Creek Golf and Country Club, and an Awards Brunch on Sunday for $30 at the Diefenbunker – Canada’s Cold War Museum. Tours of the Diefenbunker are available for $14.50. Choose all your options during checkout after purchasing your tickets! If you need lodging, we have negotiated a special price at the Brookstreet Hotel.read more →

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